After the postponement of the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 Due to COVID-19, the time has come to get going, first with sports activity – football will be one of those that will open the competition – and later with the traditional ceremony.
The Argentina U23 Team directed by Fernando Batista, which has 22 summoned at its disposal in Japan, will make its premiere on Thursday July 22, at 7:30 in the morning, as a prelude to the long-awaited gala of the Olympic Games. It will be given the one day after (7/23) to the debut Albiceleste.
Next, we review the confirmed dates of Argentina and the teams that will participate …
– 7/22, 07:30 am: Argentina v. Australia, in Sapporo
– 7/25, 04:30 am: Argentina v. Egypt, in Sapporo
– 7/28, 08:00 am: Argentina v. Spain, in Saitama
It should be noted that, prior to the start of the competition, Bocha Batista had a friendly against South Korea to reach the start date in an optimal way: they drew 2-2 with two goals, by Alexis Mac Allister and Fernando Valenzuela.
Group A: Japan, South Africa, Mexico, France
B Group: New Zealand, Republic of Korea, Honduras, Romania
Group C: Egypt, Spain, Argentina, Australia
Group D: Brazil, Germany, Ivory Coast, Saudi Arabia