The Argentine futsal team, current world champion of the specialty, a title it won in Colombia 2016, arrived this morning, just after 8 o’clock in our country, to Vilna, the city where it will play the Group stage.
Five days after the debut in Group F, against the United States, the plan for this Friday includes first lunch, then a couple of hours of rest and in the afternoon a regenerative training session.
#Futsal The Argentine National Team is already in the City of Vilna🇱🇹, where, as of next day 12, it will defend the world title achieved in Colombia 2016.#FutsalWC # Lithuania2021 pic.twitter.com/FwjXD8sKST
– Argentina National Team 🇦🇷 (@Argentina) September 10, 2021
Confirmed World Cup fixture
The National Team is already preparing in Buenos Aires 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 team led by Lucuix will seek the classification to the next phase, in search of renewing the title it has held since Colombia 2016.
This is how the squad of 16 players that will represent Argentina in the 2021 World Cup in Lithuania was left, which begins on September 12.
Goalkeepers: Lucas Farach (Kimberley AC); Nicolás Sarmiento (Real Betis Futsal -Spain-) and Guido Monsenson (Boca Juniors)
Last / Closing: Damián Stazzone (San Lorenzo); Pablo Taborda (Italservice Pesaro -Italia-);
Alas: Santiago Basile (CMB Futsal -Italia-); Lucas Bolo Alemany (San Lorenzo); Ángel Claudino (Palma Futsal -Spain-); Sebastián Corso (Industrias Santa Coloma -Spain-); Leandro Cuzzolino (Italservice Pesaro -Italy-); Matías Edelstein (Hebraica); Andrés Santos (Signor Prestito CMB -Italia-) and Constantino Vaporaki (Meta Catania C5 -Italia-).
Pivots: Cristian Borruto (Italservice Pesaro -Italia-) and Alan Brandi (Jaén Paraíso Interior -Spain-)
Source: FIFA and AFA.