Lionel Scaloni to announce Argentina list for June friendlies, rumored names


Lionel Scaloni is set to announce his Argentina list of players for the June friendly matches this weekend.

Scaloni is expected to announce his list this weekend with a few new names. Some new, young faces could be included in the Argentina national team after winning the World Cup, Copa America and Finalissima.

The Argentina national team will be playing two friendly matches against Australia and Indonesia in June and we could be getting some new faces in the team. According to Ole, most of the players who won the World Cup, along with Gio Lo Celso, Nicolás González and Nehuén Pérez are expected to be called up.

Alejandro Garnacho and Facundo Buonanotte, who were both not allowed to join the Argentina U20 team at the U20 World Cup by their clubs, could be called up to the senior team.

Lisandro Martínez is not likely to make the matches due to injury and Facundo Medina of Lens as well as Marcos Senesi of Bournemouth could also make the team.

Argentina play Australia on June 15 in Beijing and will play Indonesia on June 19 in Jakarta.