Nery pumpido is an authorized word when talking about the archers of the Argentine National Team, and was enthusiastic about the number of alternatives that Lionel Scaloni manages in the position: “Today you have 8 or 9 who can calmly tackle and welcome.”
In dialogue with the radio program “Puro Fútbol”, the world champion in Mexico 86 assured: “After Messi, it is the quietest position. Not only for Armani, there is Andrada, Martínez, Musso, Marchesín, Rulli, Ledesma and you can continue counting… ”.
In addition, the ex-footballer referred to the victory of Albiceleste in the debut against Ecuador and considered: “It is important to start a qualifying round winning. Of course, afterwards you want a lot more from the National Team because it has very good players and that is going to be difficult ”.
Pumpido also gave his point of view on the match of the second day and warned: “Against Bolivia it will be a very difficult game because they are used to the height and we know that this affects the game ”.
“Argentina is much more, but we know that this influences a lot and they signed up for this game, leaving aside Brazil. Farías has had it programmed for a long time ”, he explained.
By last, Regarding the possibility of taking care of Lionel Messi for this confrontation, he bluntly denied: “He has to always be there, he is the best of all.”