The coach’s decision is purely and exclusively due to a matter of evidence, since Emiliano “Dibu” Martinez is the undisputed owner and Frank Armani carries a physical discomfort. It is still uncertain who will stop on Tuesday against Jamaica.
Rulli30 years old, is usually a fixed in the calls of the Argentine national teambut always had the fight hand in hand with John Musso to assert himself as the third goalkeeper and, in this last summons, the former Students from La Plata seems to have taken a light advantage.
For him Qatar World Cup 2022there are three goalkeepers who will go to the maximum sporting event and, although muso He had to undergo surgery after a facial fracture in which they had to perform a reduction and containment with plates and screws due to a fracture with displacement of the right orbital/maxillary complex, he had not been included for this round of friendlies.
In this way, with that vote of confidence to Rulli, Scaloni doubled the bet and will give him ownership tonight to be evaluated and begin to define whether the goalkeeper of the Villarreal may be part of the list of 26 players who will seek to raise the world Cup after 36 years.
The other regular starter of the champion team America will not play tonight against Honduras will be Angel Di Maria. The absence of “Fideo” is also due to the tests he wants to perform Scaloniadded to a muscular discomfort that drags the left-hander playing for the Juventus of Italy. He will save it for the next game, against Jamaica.
Thus, the likely team to face Honduras tonight will be as follows: Geronimo Rulli; Nahuel Molina, Germán Pezzella, Nicolás Otamendi, Nicolás Tagliafico; Rodrigo DePaul, Leandro Paredes, Enzo Fernandez; Joaquín Correa or Julián Álvarez, Lionel Messi and Lautaro Martínez.