The National Team directed by Matías Lucuix trained this morning at the Quinquela Martin Sports Center, of the Boca Juniors Club. Intense practice, which had exercises in 40 x 20 and tight spaces.
As the coach had anticipated, the European players Andrés Santos (Signor Prestito CMB -Italia-), Matías Starna and Luciano Gauna (both at Peñíscola -Spain-) joined the training, as well as Dylan Vargas, Brian Steccato and Tomás Pescio, from San Lorenzo, who had not arrived at the work of the first week due to having tested positive for COVID after the dispute of the Copa Libertadores that enshrined them champions in Uruguay.
#Futsal 📽️The National Team started the work week with the incorporation of the first players from the European leagues: @MatiStarna, @ GaunaLuciano7 and Andrés Santos (@ASantosFutsal), who tells us about the experience of his call.
– Argentina National Team 🇦🇷 (@Argentina) June 16, 2021
The National Team training will continue during this month of June, on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, with control PCR tests every week (every Monday).
The players who started the work this week are the following: Lucas Farach (Kimberley AC), Marcos Ferreyra (Racing Club), Matías Starna (Peñíscola -Spain-), Brian Steccato (San Lorenzo), Damián Stazzone (San Lorenzo), Lucas Bolo Alemany (San Lorenzo), Juan Pablo Cuello (Boca Juniors), Matías Edelstein (Hebraica), Andrés Geraghty (Kimberley AC), Gerardo Menzeguez (San Lorenzo), Ariel Pais (Racing Club), Lucio Thorp (Boca Juniors), Andrés Santos (Signor Prestito CMB -Italia-), Constantino Vaporaki (Boca Juniors), Pablo Vidal (Boca Juniors), Dylan Vargas (San Lorenzo), Tomás Pescio and Luciano Gauna (Peñíscola -Spain-)
The Selection thus returns to the preparation for the World Cup that will be held this year in Lithuania, from September 12 to October 3.
On July 1, the World Cup group draw was held in Zurich and the first rivals of Argentina were defined, whom they will face in the Group Phase:
Before them, the squad led by Lucuix will seek the classification to the next phase, in search of renewing the title he has held since Colombia 2016.