Lionel Messi returns, Manuel Lanzini make Argentina national team for World Cup qualifiers

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Lionel Messi returns with Manuel Lanzini, who has also been named in Argentina’s squad for the March World Cup qualifiers 2022.

Lionel Messi has returned to the team after being relieved of his February World Cup qualifiers. The coach of the Argentina national team has called up 33 players for the games.

Four players suspended for March qualifiers. As we have reported, Emiliano “Dibu” Martínez, Gio Lo Celso, Cristian Romero and Emiliano Buendía have all been suspended.

Paulo Dybala is not part of the group called up. Alexis Mac Allister of Brighton remains in the squad as Lucas Boyé receives his first call. Here are the players:

Goalkeepers:
Franco Armani (River Plate)
Juan Musso (Atalanta)
Geronimo Rulli (Villarreal)

Defenders:
Gonzalo Montiel (Sevilla)
Juan Foyth (Villarreal)
Nahuel Molina (Udinese)
Germán Pezzella (Real Betis)
Lucas Martínez Quarta (Fiorentina)
Nicolás Otamendi (Benfica)
Lisandro Martinez (Ajax)
Nicolás Tagliafico (Ajax)

Abdominal players:
Franco Carboni (Inter)
Leandro Paredes (Paris Saint-Germain)
Guido Rodríguez (Real Betis)
Rodrigo De Paul (Atletico Madrid)
Exequiel Palacios (Bayer Leverkusen)
Luka Romero (Lazio)
Alexis Mac Allister (Brighton)
Valentin Carboni (Inter)
Alejandro Garnacho (Manchester United)
Nicolás Paz (Real Madrid)
Tiago Geralnik (Villarreal)
Manuel Lanzini (West Ham United)

Top:
Corngel Correa (Atletico Madrid)
Matias Soulé (Juventus)
Lucas Ocampos (Sevilla)
Dingel Di Maria (Paris Saint-Germain)
Nicolás González (Fiorentina)
Joaquin Correa (Inter)
Lionel Messi (Paris Saint-Germain)
Lucas Boyé (Elche)
Lautaro Martínez (Inter)
Julián Álvarez (River Plate)

Argentina play Venezuela on March 25 and the second match on March 29 against Ecuador.

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