Argentina national team coach Lionel Scaloni has announced his first list of players to play for Italy.
Feyenoord’s Marcos Senesi has been installed for the first time. As we have already reported, Italian national team coach Roberto Mancini would call him up to their team.
The injured Cristian Romero was also included in the first list. As reported, he will miss the entire season at Tottenham Hotspur.
Leandro Paredes is currently recovering from a groin injury but has been included in the squad. As we have previously reported, he trained on Friday in Paris Saint-Germain but trained on his own.
Two Premier League players Alexis Mac Allister and Emiliano Buendia are both still in the squad. Both players took part in Argentina’s World Cup qualifiers.
Lucas Alario returns to the Argentina national team a year later. Alejandro Papu Gomez missed Argentina’s final games due to injury.
Lionel Scaloni’s Argentina plays Italy on June 1 at Wembley as they will be the Copa America champions against the Euro champions. Here are the players called up to the Argentine national team for that match
Emiliano Martinez (Aston Villa) Juan Musso (Atalanta) Geronimo Rulli (Villarreal) Franco Armani (River Plate)
Gonzalo Montiel (Sevilla) Nahuel Molina (Udinese) Juan Foyth (Villarreal) Lucas Martinez Quarta (Fiorentina) Cristian Romero (Tottenham Hotspur) German Pezzella (Real Betis)
Marcos Senesi (Feyenoord) Nicolas Otamendi (Benfica) Lisandro Martinez (Ajax) Nehuen Perez (Udinese) Nicolas Tagliafico (Ajax) Marcos Acuna (Sevilla)
Guido Rodriguez (Real Betis),Leandro Paredes (Paris Saint-Germain), Nicolas Dominguez (Bologna), Alexis Mac Allister (Brighton)
Rodrigo De Paul (Atletico Madrid),Exequiel Palacios (Bayer Leverkusen), Giovani Lo Celso (Villarreal)
Lionel Messi (Paris Saint-Germain) Alejandro Papu Gomez (Sevilla),Nicolas Gonzalez (Fiorentina)Lucas Ocampos (Sevilla) Angel Di Maria (Paris Saint-Germain) Emiliano Buendia (Aston Villa)
Angel Correa (Atletico Madrid) Paulo Dybala (Juventus) Joaquin Correa (Inter) Julian Alvarez (River Plate),Lucas Alario (Bayer Leverkusen) Lautaro Martinez (Inter)