Argentina To Prepare For World Cup In Abu Dhabi
Written by on June 2, 2022
Argentina will be based in Abu Dhabi as they prepare for this year’s World Cup finals in Qatar after the Argentina Football Association (AFA) entered into a strategic cooperation agreement with Abu Dhabi Sports Council (ADSC).
The two-time World Cup winners will play friendlies in Abu Dhabi as part of their preparatons for what is likely to be superstar Lionel Messi’s final chance to win the trophy — he will be 35 by the time the tournament kicks off. Messi came closest to lifting it when Argentina lost to Germany in the 2014 final in Brazil.
The quadrennial global football showpiece gets underway on November 21 and runs till December 18.