NEWS
Monday August 19 2019
Serie A quintet in Argentina squad

German Pezzella, Rodrigo de Paul, Joaquin Correa, Lautaro Martinez and Paulo Dybala are all in the latest Argentina squad.

With Mauro Icardi again absent due to his lack of football for Inter and Lionel Messi serving a three-month international ban, Dybala and Martinez are two of only three recognised forwards called up by CT Lionel Scaloni.

The Albiceleste face Chile on September 4, before taking on Mexico five days later.

Meanwhile, Genoa defender Cristian Romero and Sampdoria midfielder Gonzalo Maroni have been included in the Under-23 squad.

Argentina squad to face Chile and Mexico:

Esteban Andrada (Boca Juniors), Franco Armani (River Plate), Agustin Marchesin (Porto); Nicolas Otamendi (Manchester City), German Pezzella (Fiorentina), Leonardo Balerdi (Borussia Dortmund), Marcos Rojo (Manchester United), Lucas Martinez, Gonzalo Montiel (River Plate), Nicolas Figal (Independiente), Nicolas Tagliafico (Ajax); Marcos Acuna (Sporting CP), Leandro Paredes (Paris Saint-Germain), Guido Rodriguez (Club America), Giovani Lo Celso (Tottenham Hotspur), Nicolas Dominguez (Velez Sarsfield), Rodrigo de Paul (Udinese), Exequiel Palacios (River Plate), Matias Zaracho (Racing Club), Roberto Pereyra (Watford), Lucas Ocampos (Sevilla), Manuel Lanzini (West Ham United), Joaquin Correa (Lazio), Alexis Mac Allister (Boca Juniors); Lautaro Martinez (Inter), Paulo Dybala (Juventus), Adolfo Gaich (San Lorenzo)