Argentina to play Paraguay in Dhaka!

Bangla Tribune Desk
Published : 13:19, Oct 08, 2019 | Updated : 10:47, Oct 09, 2019

Argentina`s Ramiro Funes Mori celebrates with Juan Foyth after the match at Estadio Mario Alberto Kempes, Cordoba, Argentina on Nov 16, 2018. REUTERSArgentina football team may come to Dhaka in November to play a friendly against Paraguay. Lionel Messi may also come with the team. Paraguay Football Association has confirmed the match on their official Twitter account while Bangladesh Football Federation, BFF, has said that confirmation will be given once the event is finalized.

Paraguay will play two friendly matches in Bangladesh; on Nov 15, their opponent is Venezuela and then they will face Argentina on Nov 18.

Senior Vice-President of Bangladesh Football Federation, Abdus Salam Murshedy, said: “there is a high chance for Argentina to come to Bangladesh; another team may also come and we are currently in talks.”

Media in Argentina has also spoken of friendly matches in November against Brazil and Paraguay. After playing Germany and Ecuador this month, Argentina will face Brazil in Saudi Arabia on Nov 15.

Argentina came to Bangladesh in 2011, played against Nigeria beating the African Eagles, 3-1.