9. Mario Kempes – 1978 World Cup
Mario Alberto Kempes was in charge of wearing the mythical number in the world championship played in Argentine territory. The hosts took the title after winning a fateful final against the Netherlands.
8. Diego Maradona – 1986 World Cup
The Argentine star used the 10 shirt in two of the last Argentine national team titles. In this case, Diego Maradona guided his team to win the 1986 World Cup in Mexico.
7. Diego Simeone – Copa América 1991
The then young midfielder was made of the number 10 shirt left vacant by Diego Maradona. He was one of the figures of the contest.
6. Diego Simeone – Confederations Cup 1992
Again, the Cholo He won a title wearing the number 10 shirt of the Argentine national team. In this case, it was the Confederations Cup.
5. Diego Maradona – Artemio Franchi Cup 1993
Diego Maradona returned to the team to put on his historic number 10 shirt and win the title in the 1993 Artemio Franchi Cup.
Four. Diego Simeone – Copa America 1993
Again without Maradona, Diego Simeone wore number 10 and was one of the champion’s bastions in the 1993 Copa América.
3. Carlos Tevez – Athens 2004
Carlos Tevez was one of the young people who excelled the most in that Olympic competition.
two. Juan Román Riquelme – Beijing 2008
Juan Román Riquelme was one of the three majors who accompanied the U-23 to achieve the double championship at the Olympic Games. His presence was vital.
1. Lionel Messi – Copa América 2021
Lionel Messi’s first official title with the Argentine national team. And the first as captain, too. Will he be able to repeat in Qatar?