Colon de Santa Fe's Lucas Mugni gets his chance for the Albiceleste.


Argentina have announced their 23-man squad for the Superclasico de las Americas matches with Brazil.

Alejandro Sabella's men will face their arch-rivals on September 19 in Goiania, before hosting the second-leg in Resistencia on October 3.

Ricardo Centurion, the Racing Club starlet, who has been receiving admiring glances from a number of top European clubs, has been give his first call-up, while Colon de Santa Fe's Lucas Mugni also gets his chance for the Albiceleste.

The squad is a mixture of youth and experience, with Maxi Lopez and Sebastian Dominguez also given their chance to shine against what will be a strong Brazil line-up.

While this squad was being announced, the current group, who are in the middle of qualification for World Cup 2014, have been subject to an attack by a group of Peru fans in Lima.


Argentina are playing Peru on Tuesday night, and as they were coming away from the stadium after completing  a training session, coaching staff and players were pelted with stones.Clarin reports that nobody was hurt, but  there was significant damage to the team bus.

Full squad:

Goalkeepers Oscar Ustari- Boca Juniors Marcelo Barovero - River Plate Esteban Andrada, – Lanus


Defenders Gino Peruzzi - Vélez Sarsfield Maximiliano Caire - Colon de Santa Fe Lisandro Lopez, - Arsenal F.C. Sebastián Dominguez - Velez Sarsfield Leandro Desabato - Estudiantes de La Plata Vergini Santiago - Newell´s Old Boys German Re - Estudiantes de La Plata Clemente Rodríguez - Boca Juniors Leonel Vangioni - Newell´s Old Boys


Midfielders Rodrigo Brana - Estudiantes de La Plata Leandro Somoza- Boca Juniors Leonardo Ponzio - River Plate Juan Sanchez Mino - Boca Juniors Maxi Rodriguez - Newell´s Old Boys Julio Buffarini - San Lorenzo Ricardo Centurion - Racing Club


Forwards Cristian Chavez - Boca Juniors Lucas Viatri - Boca Juniors Rogelio Funes Mori - River Plate Lucas Mugni - Colon de Santa Fe


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