Football: Argentina to play Italy before World Cup

WION Web Team
Manchester, UK Published: Mar 21, 2018, 09:10 AM(IST)

Lionel Messi during the practice session at Eastlands, Manchester. Photograph:( Instagram )

Argentinian football squad is gearing up for the upcoming World Cup warm-up match which is scheduled to take place on March 24 against Italy at Eastlands, Manchester.

Argentine star, Lionel Messi joined up with the teams mates for the training sessions.

The Barca striker arrived to start working with the rest of the squad on Tuesday and was present at a training session open to media in the afternoon.


Sergio Aguero, who was present at the training session but was not participating in the training session as he has been sidelined with a knee injury.

Few other players were also there like Nicolas Otamendi, Gonzalo Higuain, Angel Di Maria, Javier Mascherano and Marcos Rojo.


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