Argentina Boss Jorge Sampaoli has an abundance of attacking talents available to him but he can’t play everybody without a moment’s delay. A significantly greater challenge is to choose which strikers to include into his squad for next summer World Cup in Russia.
Lionel Messi is a guaranteed starter, but with Angel Di Maria, Gonzalo Higuain, Paulo Dybala, Sergio Aguero, and Mauro Icardi all on the cards, are for the most part battling for a spot in Jorge Sampaoli’s beginning XI.
Messi, nonetheless, has had his say on who he thinks should make the squad for next summer World Cup. After a well dispose 1-0 win over Russia on Saturday, he commended Sergio Aguero for becoming Manchester City’s all-time leading goalscorer.
‘It’s essential. He came from making a record with Man City and now he has done it here, I am exceptionally glad for him.’
The Barcelona star likewise adulated Higuain, who was not called up for this set of friendlies. ‘Obviously, he deserves it, he shows his ability every weekend with his team
The FC Barcelona star did, however, states that it isn’t down to him to choose who plays for Argentina. He proceeded with: ‘Kun, Higuain, and Mauro Icardi are for the most part extraordinary, important forwards. Sampaoli will decide.