Argentina national women’s football team squad has been announced for the upcoming FIFA World Cup 2019 in France. The interesting fact about Argentine side is that only 9 professional female players are the part of 23-member roster. It will be first occasion when Argentina women’s team to compete in FIFAWWC in 12 years as last time team appeared in 2007 edition.
Levante’s Estefani Banini is one of the key players in Argentina roster which will rely on star striker Soledad Jaimes who won Women’s Champions League playing for Lyon. The disappointing figure for the team is that Argentina never won a single match in FIFA women’s world cup when they appeared in 2003 and 2007 editions.
Let’s checkout the complete squad of Argentina team for FIFA Women’s World Cup 2019 France.
Argentina Women’s Squad
Goalkeepers: Vanina Correa, Gabriela Garton, Solana Pereyra
Defenders: Virginia Gomez, Adriana Sachs, Gabriela Chavez, Agustina Barroso, Natalie Juncos, Aldana Cometti, Eliana Stabile
Midfielders: Miriam Mayorga, Lorena Benitez, Dalila Ippolito, Estefania Banini, Vanesa Santana, Ruth Bravo, Mariela Coronel
Forwards: Mariana Larroquette, Belén Potassa , Milagros Menendez, Florencia Bonsegundo, Yael Oviedo, Soledad Jaimes
Argentina is placed in the Group-D of tournament along with England, Scotland and Japan. Team will play their matches on 10, 14 and 19 June 2019.