Argentina rumored preliminary list of 50 for Olympics, Lautaro Martinez included

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With the Olympics postponed until next year, Argentina Olympic coach Fernando Batista was set to release a preliminary list of 50 players.

However, that list will now change. As we reported earlier, the IOC have confirmed the postponement of the games until no further than next year. While a lot can happen between now and the time the Olympics take place, Ole have release a rumored list of what would have been preliminary players for the tournament.

Goalkeepers:
Facundo Cambeses (Banfield)
Juan Pablo Cozzani (Lanús)
Manuel Roffo (Boca)
Julián Pourtau (Estudiantes)
Joaquín Blázquez (Talleres)

Defenders:
Hernán De La Fuente (Vélez)
Marcelo Herrera (San Lorenzo)
Facundo Mura (Estudiantes)
Facundo Nadalín (Newell’s)
Alexandro Bernabei (Lanús)
Gonzalo Montiel (River)
Nehuén Pérez (Famalicao – Portugal)
Cristiano Romero (Genoa – Italy)
Leonardo Balerdi (Borussia Dortmund – Germany)
Nazareno Colombo (Estudiantes)
Leonel Mosevich (Nacional – Portugal)
Juan Foyth (Tottenham – England)
Facundo Medina (Talleres)
Marcos Senesi (Feyenoord – Netherlands)
Lisandro Martínez (Ajax – Netherlands)
Lautaro Valenti (Lanús)
Claudio Bravo (Banfield)
Francisco Ortega (Vélez)
Gonzalo Escobar (Colón)

Midfielders:
Nicolás Capaldo (Boca)
Nicolás Domínguez (Bologna – Italy)
Aníbal Moreno (Newell’s)
Matías Zaracho (Racing)
Exequiel Palacios (Bayer Leverkusen – Germany)
Fausto Vera (Argentinos)
Tomás Belmonte (Lanús)
Santiago Cáseres (América – Mexico)
Jerónimo Cacciabue (Newell’s)
Juan Brunetta (Godoy Cruz)
Santiago Ascacibar (Hertha Berlín – Germany)
Santiago Colombatto (St. Truiden – Belgium)
Alexis Mac Allister (Brighton – England)
Lucas Robertone (Vélez)
Fernando Valenzuela (Barracas Central)
Ezequiel Barco (Atlanta United – United States of America)

Forwards:
Nahuel Bustos (Talleres)
Nicolás González (Stuttgart – Germany)
Julián Álvarez (River)
Adolfo Gaich (San Lorenzo)
Valentín Castellanos (New York City – United States of America)
Lautaro Martínez (Inter – Italy)
Ezequiel Ponce (Spartak Moscú – Russia)
Thiago Almada (Vélez)
Matías Vargas (Espanyol – Barcelona)
Agustín Urzi (Banfield)

A problem with the Olympics being delayed is that 17 of those 50 players would be over the age of 23 and would not be allowed to participate. Unless a change of rule was done, here would be 17 of the 50 players who wouldn’t be allowed to take part:

Goalkeepers:
Facundo Cambeses (Banfield)

Defenders:
Hernán De La Fuente (Vélez)
Facundo Nadalín (Newell’s)
Gonzalo Montiel (River)
Leonel Mosevich (Nacional – Portugal)
Marcos Senesi (Feyenoord – Netherlands)
Claudio Bravo (Banfield)
Gonzalo Escobar (Colón)

Midfielders:
Santiago Cáseres (América – Mexico)
Juan Brunetta (Godoy Cruz)
Santiago Ascacibar (Hertha Berlín – Germany)
Santiago Colombatto (St. Truiden – Belgium)
Lucas Robertone (Vélez)
Fernando Valenzuela (Barracas Central)

Forwards:
Lautaro Martínez (Inter – Italy)
Ezequiel Ponce (Spartak Moscú – Russia)
Matías Vargas (Espanyol – Barcelona)

3 COMMENTS

  1. the real disappointing issue with this list is that none of the goalkeepers mentioned here are starters for their clubs actually some of them are also not considered in the bench

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