Argentina to play match in Dhaka on Nov 18


Two-time World Cup champions Argentina will play a FIFA friendly match against Paraguay at the Bangabandhu National Stadium in Dhaka on November 18, according to the official Twitter page of Paraguay Football Association.

Mundo Albiceleste, a popular Argentine news portal, also carried out news regarding the match with the possibility of playing super star Lionel Messi.

On November 15, the same venue will host FIFA friendly match between Paraguay and Venezuela, according to official twitter accounts of Venezuela and Paraguay football governing bodies.

Argentina will play Brazil on November 15 in Saudi Arabia.

Lionel Messi, who is serving a three-month international suspension for his comments against referees during this year’s Copa America, will be eligible for these two matches.

The Argentina football team came to Dhaka in 2011 to play a friendly game against Nigeria, winning the match 3-1.

Argentina and Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi also came to Dhaka with the team.

Moreover, Argentina will be up against Germany and Ecuador this month in Europe.