Argentina announced this Friday a preliminary list of 35 players with Lionel Messi as the main figure, for the Finalissima, Conmebol-UEFA Champions Cup, against Italy on June 1.
The Finalissima will face Argentina, champion of the last Copa América, and Italy, the last winner of the European Championship, at Wembley Stadium.
The Argentine Football Association (AFA) reported that “the final list will be published next weekend.”
Messi, Ángel Di María, Emiliano Martínez, Nicolás Otamendi, Leandro Paredes, Rodrigo De Paul, Lautaro Martínez and all the great figures of the Albiceleste are part of the call.
Also noteworthy are the returns of Paulo Dybala and Lucas Alario and the call-up of Marcos Senesi, who has an Italian passport and could be summoned by the Italian team.
Cristian Romero was also called, who is still not recovered from an iliac crest injury. (D)