Garnacho’s efforts finally seen , finally he gets to dine with Lionel Messi.


Lionel Scaloni has called up Alejandro Garnacho to join Lionel Messi and his teammates in the Argentina squad for an upcoming friendlies in March.

After Messi’s absence in a fixture in Hong Kong with Inter Miami,  two scheduled friendly matches were interrupted but the United States prefers to play the Argentine National team to prepare for their Copa America in 2024.

Their planned journey includes two friendlies in March which El Salvador will be the first team to face in Philadelphia’s Lincoln Financial Field on 22 March and four days later Costa Rica at the Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles on 26 March. Inter Miami will miss Messi who is set to lead his country to win the 2024 Copa America and thus will not be available against New York Red Bulls on 23 at the Ged Bull Arena.

Goalkeepers: Franco Armani, Walter Benítez, Emiliano Martínez

Defenders: German Pezzella, Nehuen Pérez, Nicolas Otamendi Cristian Romero, Nicolás Tagliafico Marcos Senesi, Nahuel Molina, Valentín Barco

Midfielders: Ezequiel Palacios, Rodrigo De Paul, Leandro Paredes, Alexis Mac Allister, Enzo Fernandez, Giovani Lo Celso , Nicolás Gonzalez, Facundo Buonanotte

Forwards: Alejandro Garnacho, Valentín Carboni, Angel Di María, Lionel Messi, Julian Alvarez, Lautaro Martínez, Paulo Dybala

Garnacho has been in superb form of late and was quick to upgrade his stats this season when he fired two goals past Westham United and was also on the score sheet against Luton Town.

Julian Alvarez of Manchester City, Liverpool’s Alexis Mac Allister, and Chelsea’s Enzo Fernandes are among all the names listed in the upcoming friendlies, the premier league has of late been a powerhouse of Argentine players.