This Thursday the Argentine team will debut as world champion in their country and will do so in a friendly match against Panama. The duel generates a lot of expectation and will be played at the recently remodeled Monumental de Nuñez Stadium in Buenos Aires.
Day Time Place
Thursday March 23 | 7:30 pm (Eastern USA) | Monumental Stadium, Buenos Aires
For the United States there will be no television broadcast, while via streaming the rights belong exclusively to the Fanatiz platform, which sells the match under PPV (Pay Per View) format.
In Mexico, this match will be broadcast by Claro Sports both on TV and online, while for the rest of Latin America the rights are held by DirecTV Sports and its DGO platform.
News from Argentina and Panama
Since they were crowned champions in Qatar, Argentina has not seen any action. It is expected that there will be a celebration with the World Cup included, all this in the run-up to the duel against Panama.
Panama will play with a mixed roster, because on March 28 they will have to face Costa Rica as part of the Concacaf Nations League. The coach will not be with the team and Jorge Dely Valdés will travel in his place as interim technical director.
Argentina: Emiliano Martinez; Nahuel Molina, Christian Rosemary, Nicholas Otamendi, Marcos Acuña; Rodrigo De Paul, Enzo Fernandez, Alexis Mac Allister; Angel Di Maria, Julian Alvarez and Lionel Messi.
Panama: José Guerra, Richard Peralta, Jiovany Ramos, Gilberto Hernández, Iván Anderson, Kevin Galván, Miguel Camargo, Irving Gudiño, José Murillo, Cristian Quintero and Alfredo Stephens.