Argentina name 2018 World Cup squad

Argentina have named their final 23-man squad for the 2018 World Cup in Russia, including Gonzalo Higuain and Paulo Dybala among five Serie A players.

Juventus pair Higuain and Dybala made the grade, along with Milan midfielder Lucas Biglia, Roma defender Federico Fazio and Torino full-back Cristian Ansaldi.

However, Atalanta’s Papu Gomez, Roma forward Diego Perotti and Inter Capocannoniere Mauro Icardi have not been picked by Coach Jorge Sampaoli.

Argentina squad for 2018 World Cup

1 Nahuel Guzman, 2 Gabriel Mercado, 3 Nicolas Tagliafico, 4 Cristian Ansaldi, 5 Lucas Biglia, 6 Federico Fazio, 7 Ever Banega, 8 Marcos Acuna, 9 Gonzalo Higuain, 10 Lionel Messi, 11 Angel Di Maria, 12 Franco Armani, 13 Maximiliano Meza, 14 Javier Mascherano, 15 Manuel Lanzini, 16 Marcos Rojo, 17 Nicolas Otamendi, 18 Eduardo Salvio, 19 Sergio Aguero, 20 Giovani Lo Celso, 21 Paulo Dybala, 22 Cristian Pavon, 23 Wilfredo Caballero

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