The Argentina Selection He had his first training session on Monday with a view to Thursday’s game against Paraguay for the South American Qualifiers for the Qatar 2022 World Cup without surprises and waiting for the arrival of Lionel Messi, who will join on Tuesday.
“This Monday, the bulk of players from Europe, together with those from the local environment, carried out the first work on the Ezeiza property“, reported the Argentine Football Association (AFA) through its website.
“The day had as its central axis low intensity work, taking into account the workforce’s trip from the old continent. The physical trainer Luis Martín coordinated light physical movements, stretching exercises and some ball work in three circuits“he added.
Messi, Ángel Di María and Leandro Paredes, Paris Saint Germain players, will join this Tuesday.
Wednesday will be the last training session on Argentine soil and in the afternoon they will leave for Paraguay.
La Albiceleste will visit Paraguay on Thursday in the eleventh day of the South American Qualifiers for the Qatar 2022 World Cup.
Three days later, they will receive Uruguay for a match due on the fifth date and on October 14 they will face Peru at home, for the twelfth day.
Even with one game less, Brazil and Argentina lead the Qualifiers undefeated with 24 and 18 points, respectively.
They are followed by Uruguay (15), Ecuador (13), Colombia (13), Paraguay (11), Peru (8), Chile (7), Bolivia (6) and Venezuela (4).