As D day draws closer for the Argentina team at the World Cup, a new rumored line-up has come out.
With many in the media reporting that Franco ARMANI will indeed get the start in goal ahead of Nahuel GUZMAN and Willy CABALLERO who is going to be benched for the match. Eight of the 11 who started against Croatia would start against Nigeria. Here’s the rumored eleven:
ARMANI; TAGLIAFICO, OTAMENDI, MERCADO, SALVIO; Enzo PEREZ, MASCHERANO, BANEGA; DI MARIA, HIGUAIN or AGUERO, MESSI
Argentina possible XI vs. Nigeria:
Armani; Tagliafico, Otamendi, Mercado, Salvio; Enzo Perez, Mascherano, Banega; Di Maria, Higuain or Aguero, Messi.
— Roy Nemer (@RoyNemer) June 24, 2018
The question mark would remain between Gonzalo HIGUAIN or Sergio AGUERO, the latter who was substituted off for the former early in the second half against Croatia. There were also some rumors that it was between Gonzalo HIGUAIN or Ever BANEGA but it now appears to be between the two strikers.