Due to the team’s embarrassing losing streak, Erik ten Hag benched Cristiano Ronaldo in August. Prior to this, the Dutchman avoided talking about it, but now, he has explained his reasons why.
The Argentine national team, defending winners of the World Cup in 2022, will participate in two matches in March. Both games are anticipated to be played against lower-ranked FIFA teams in honor of the Qatar victory.
Therefore, La Albiceleste have announced their lineup for the matches against Panama and Curacao. Manager Lionel Scaloni has selected a group that includes some members of the December tournament-winning squad as well as some intriguing newcomers who have been the subject of rumors for a while.
The bulk of the team participated in Argentina’s historic run to the World Cup title, as they defeated Mexico, Poland, Australia, the Netherlands, Croatia, and France. This was all after suffering a heartbreaking opening loss to Saudi Arabia.