2018 W/Cup: See Argentina's Provisional Squad
All of Nigeria's World Cup group opponents have now named their provisional squad for the tournament in Russia as Argentina reeled out a crack 35-man squad on Monday.
Jorge Sampaoli predictably selected the duo of Lionel Messi and Sergio Aguero in his 35-man provisional squad for the World Cup which in 20 days will be trimmed to 23.
In the next few days, the coach will have the chance to observe, analyze and put finishing touches to his final names for the trip to Russia.
Aside the key faces, Sampaoli has handed fresh call-ups to Ricardo Centurión, Franco Armani and Battaglia.
Goalkeeper: Sergio Romero, Wilfredo Caballero, Nahuel Guzmán, Franco Armani.
Defenders: Eduardo Salvio, Gabriel Mercado, Nicolás Otamendi, Javier Mascherano, Federico Fazio, Marcos Rojo, Marcos Acuña, Nicolás Tagliafico, Ramiro unes Mori, Germán Pezzella, Cristian Ansaldi.
Midfielders: Lucas Biglia, Ever Banega, Giovani Lo Celso, Manuel Lanzini, Enzo Pérez, Pablo Pérez, Leandro Paredes, Guido Pizarro, Rodrigo Battaglia, Ricardo Centurión, Ángel Di María, Diego Perotti, Maximiliano Meza.
Attackers: Paulo Dybala, Sergio Agüero, Gonzalo Higuaín, Lionel Messi, Mauro Icardi, Lautaro Martínez, Cristian Pavón.