|TEAM NAME||Argentina National Football Team|
|HOME STADIUM||Monumental Antonio Vespucio Liberti|
|FIFA WORLD CUP PLAYED||18|
|FIFA WORLD CUP WON||2|
|FIFA WORLD CUP HOSTED||1|
|FIFA WORLD CUP RANKING||3|
|COPA AMERICA WON||15|
Argentina national football team represents the South American country Argentina in international men’s football. Argentina’s national football team are one of the footballing heavyweights and have won the coveted FIFA World Cup title twice. The South American country won the title in FIFA’s flagship event in 1978 and 1986.
Argentina national football team are third in the current FIFA’s men ranking. The Argentina National World Cup squad is one of the best in the world and they head into the latest edition of FIFA’s flagship event unbeaten in their last 36 matches.
|TOURNAMENTS||WON IN YEAR|
|FIFA WORLD CUP WON||1978, 1986|
|COPA AMERICA WON||1921, 1925, 1927, 1929, 1937, 1941, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1955, 1957, 1959, 1991, 1993, 2021|
FIFA WORLD CUP: The Argentina national football team first won the FIFA World Cup in 1978. They qualified for the 1978 World Cup as the hosts. Argentina national football team won the World Cup in 1978 defeating Netherlands 3-1 in the final. That was the first time Argentina national football team lifted the coveted World Cup title
Argentina national football team again triumphed in FIFA’s flagship event, just eight years later. Argentina national football team won the 1986 FIFA World Cup, which was hosted by Mexico. Argentina defeated West Germany 3-2 in the final to clinch the World Cup title.
COPA AMERICA: Argentina national football team, alongside Uruguay, are the most successful teams in the history of Copa America. Both Argentina and Uruguay have won the Copa America title 15 times. No other country have managed to win the Copa America title more than Argentina and Uruguay have.
In terms of the number of final appearances in the Copa America, Argentina national football team tops even Uruguay. Argentina have appeared in the Copa America final for a record 29 times. Argentina national football team won the Copa America title in the years 1921, 1925, 1927, 1929, 1937, 1941, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1955, 1957, 1959, 1991, 1993, 2021.
GK – Emiliano Martinez, Franco Armani, Geronimo Rulli
DEF – Nahuel Molina, Gonzalo Montiel, Cristian Romero, German Pezzella, Nicolas Otamendi, Lisandro Martinez, Marcos Acuna, Nicolas Tagliafico, Juan Foyth.
MID – Rodrigo De Paul, Leandro Paredes, Alexis Mac Allister, Guido Rodriguez, Alejandro Gomez, Enzo Fernandez, Exequiel Palacios.
ATT – Lionel Messi, Lautaro Martinez, Angel Di Maria, Julian Alvarez, Paulo Dybala, Nicolas Gonzalez, Joaquin Correa.
COACH AND STAFF –
Head coach – Lionel Scaloni
Assistant coach – Pablo Aimar
Assistant coach – Roberto Ayala
Assistant coach – Walter Samuel
Video analyst – Matías Manna
Fitness coach – Luis Martín
Fitness Coach – Rodrigo Barrios
Goalkeeping coach – Martín Tocalli
Argentina national team are expected to progress to the round-of-16 as Group C winners. Two teams will qualify from Group C to the next stage of the competition. The other teams in the group are Mexico, Saudi Arabia and Poland. Of the three, Saudi Arabia have three points while Mexico and Poland have a point each. All three teams have chances to seal a top two finish in Group C.
|Argentina vs Saudi Arabia||November 22, 3:30pm IST|
|Argentina vs Mexico||November 27, 12:30am IST|
|Argentina vs Poland||December 1, 12:30am IST|
If Argentina progress to the next stage of the competition as Group C winners, they will face runners-up of Group D in the round-of-16. That is expected to be one of Australia, Denmark and Tunisia. Should Argentina finish second in Group C, they will face winners of Group D in the round-of-16. That is expected to be defending world champions France.
Yes. Argentina have won the FIFA World Cup twice in the history of the competition. Argentina first won the World Cup title in 1978. They again triumphed at the world stage eight years later, winning the 1986 World Cup too. Argentina, however, have not won a World Cup since.
Argentina won the FIFA World Cup for the first time in 1978. Argentina were also the hosts of the 1978 FIFA World Cup. They defeated Netherlands 3-1 in the final of the FIFA World Cup. Argentina’s second World Cup triumph came eight years later. They lifted the 1986 World Cup title after defeating West Germany 3-2 in the final
No. Argentina are not out of the 2022 FIFA World Cup. Argentina national football team have only played one match at the 2022 World Cup so far. They have two more group stage matches remaining.
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