Lucas Alario is out of the Argentina Olympic team due to injury.
Alario, who was initially selected for the Copa America squad by coach Lionel Scaloni, had to be dropped from the squad because of an injury. After being dropped from the squad, Argentina U23 coach Fernando Batista selected the 28 year old for the Olympics.
Initially one of three overage players in that team, the official Argentina Twitter account have stated that he is out of the team due to an injury.
El jugador Lucas Alario padece una lesión muscular grado 2 en el psoas derecho y distensión del aductor menor derecho, motivo por el cual queda desafectado de la nómina que disputará los Juegos Olímpicos de #Tokyo2020 pic.twitter.com/NM91KSHeNk— Selección Argentina 🇦🇷 (@Argentina) July 1, 2021