Argentina will play two friendly matches in September before the World Cup 2022 kicks off in November in Qatar. Lionel Messi and co will visit the United States to play those matches, which will be crucial for preparations. Who will be the opponents of Argentina’s next matches?
According to the reports of Gaston Edul of TyC Sports, Argentina will play friendly matches against Honduras and Jamaica in September in the United States.
Argentina tiene confirmada su gira de septiembre:
Argentina – Honduras en Hard Rock Stadium de Miami el 23 o 24 de septiembre.
Argentina – Jamaica en Red Bull Arena de Nueva York el 27 de septiembre. pic.twitter.com/rsTouaHIGy
— Gastón Edul (@gastonedul) August 20, 2022
Argentina’s Next Matches
In September, Argentina will face Honduras in the United States in a friendly match. However, the exact date of the match is yet to be confirmed. Gaston Edul tweets the match should be on Friday, 23 Sept. or Saturday, 24 Sept. Hard Rock Stadium in Miami will host the match.
- Argentina vs Honduras Friendly Match
- Date: 23 or 24 September 2022
- Venue: Hard Rock Stadium in Miami
Argentina will play another friendly a few days later. According to the tweet, the match would be against Jamaica on Tuesday, 27 August 202, at Red Bull Arena in New York.
- Argentina vs Jamaica Friendly
- Date: Tuesday, 27 September 2022
- Venue: Red Bull Arena in New York
However, there are rumors that Argentina would play a friendly match against Peru on 27 Sept. Argentina and Brazil were scheduled to meet in September to play that suspended world cup qualifiers match. However, that match is now called off.
The Albicelestes are on an incredible 33-match unbeaten run. Argentina will be one of the favorites for the World Cup 2022. Lionel Messi and co. won the Copa America 2021 by beating Brazil 1-0 in Maracana. Moreover, they beat Italy by 3-0 goal in Wembley last June.
Argentina will begin their World Cup 2022 campaign in Group C against Saudi Arabia on 22nd November in the Lusail Stadium. They will face Mexico before playing Poland in their final Group-Stage match.
It could be Lionel Messi’s last world cup. It could be a story if the king was crowned with the most coveted prize in his last World Cup!