Thursday, February 16, 2012

FIFA Ranking - Argentina

FIFA Ranking - February 2012

For the first time in eight years, Argentina has dropped below the top ten in FIFA rankings. The worst ranking Argentina has ever had was back in 1996 when it ranked in 24th place.

FIFA Ranking - Argentina 11th place (February 2012)
National team ranking - Argentina (February 2012)

Argentina Vs Switzerland (Friendly - February 29 2012)

The Argentine coach, Sabella has selected 18 players for the friendly against Switzerland on Feb. 29th 2012 in Berne, Switzerland. The fresh & exciting name on this latest call-up list is that of Erik Lamela, the young up-start who proved himself in the national youth teams.

Di María, Ángel (Real Madrid-Spain)
Higuaín, Gonzalo (Real Madrid - Spain)
Messi, Lionel (Barcelona - Spain)
Agüero, Sergio (Manchester City - UK)
Mascherano, Javier (Barcelona - Spain)
Palacio, Rodrigo (Genoa - Italy)
Diaz, Daniel (Getafe - Spain)
Romero, Sergio (Sampdoria - Italy)
Campagnaro, Hugo (Nápoli - Italy)
Fernández, Federico (Nápoli - Italy)
Gago, Fernando (Rome - Italy)
Lamela, Erik (Rome - Italy)
Zabaleta, Pablo (Manchester City - UK)
Rodríguez, Maximiliano (Liverpool - UK)
Monzón, Luciano (Nice- France)
Garay, Ezequiel (Benfica - Portugal)
Rojo, Marcos (Spartak Moscow - Russia)
Sosa, José (Metalist - Ukraine)