Lionel Scaloni, the coach of the Argentine National Team, spoke in Press conference in the previous match of his team against Bolivia in La Paz, so it will be the second date of the South American Qualifiers heading to Qatar 2022. The DT was worried due to the physical complications that the players may have at height and revealed the tactical approach that he will use in the game on Tuesday.
“WE KNOW ALL PLAYERS ARE GOING TO DROWN”
Scaloni remarked that the coaching staff is aware of the physical difficulties that playing at height can entail: “We need 100 players and if not one of them is not, I will make the decision I have to make”
“BOLIVIA PLAYING HERE (LA PAZ) IS ONE OF THE BEST TEAMS IN THE WORLD”
The coach of the Argentina National Team praised the level of his next rival in Qualifying and remarked: “The attacks have to end and not be a round trip.”
“TOTO (SALVIO) HAS CHANCES TO PLAY, HE IS IN A VERY GOOD LEVEL”
Scaloni highlighted the Boca player and pointed out: “We are happy with him, he played a great game against Ecuador.”
“EVERYTHING THAT IS TO ADD IN THIS FIELD IS GOOD, BUT WE DON’T COMPLY”
Lionel Scaloni said that although it is difficult, the Argentine National Team can get a good result at the height of La Paz.
“THERE IS NO PROBLEM WITH ÁNGEL (DI MARÍA), HE IS A PLAYER THAT COUNTS TO US”
Before the consultation for the non-citation of the PSG player, Scaloni stressed that they have it among the considerations for future calls.
“WE HAVE SOME PLAYERS WITH ANNOYANCE, WE ARE STILL NOT GOING TO CONFIRM THE TEAM”
Scaloni referred to the physical difficulties of his team: “They were not the best days after the game with Ecuador, surely there will be some modification.”
“ACUÑA HAS SOME ANNOYANCE AND WE CAN ADD AN INTERNAL OR EXTREME”
The Egg is one of the players who has physical problems and Scaloni spoke about the chances of making a modification of the scheme in his absence.
“THERE IS NO EXACT FORMULA TO PLAY AT HIGH”
The coach of the Argentine National Team pointed out that the tactical approach against Bolivia will be different from that of Ecuador and recalled Argentina’s last victory in La Paz in 2005.
“WE WILL TRY TO HAVE THE BALL AND FOR THE TEAM TO BE PUNCHING IN ATTACK”
Scaloni praised the good footing of all his midfielders and pointed out that one of the tactical modifications will be in the team’s attack.
“FRANCO (ARMANI) TRAINED VERY WELL AND THEN MADE A GREAT MATCH AGAINST ECUADOR”
The coach of the National Team highlighted the work of the River keeper on the first qualifying round and said: “I think competition in the goal is normal.”