Lionel Messi has not featured for Argentina since the Copa America due to suspension but is back in their squad for November's friendlies.
Barcelona can look forward to keeping hold of Lionel Messi, unless he manages to convince his family to return to Argentina in the future.
Argentina have not managed to win a World Cup on any of the four occasions Lionel Messi has represented them on football's biggest stage.
With the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals coming up, we look back at an enthralling pool stage using Opta data.
Marcos Acuna impressed in Argentina's thrashing of Ecuador and Lucas Alario applauded his performance.
Ecuador were no match for Argentina on Sunday, as Lionel Scaloni's La Albiceleste claimed a comfortable 6-1 friendly win in Elche.
Lionel Messi is serving a suspension handed down following the Copa America.
Argentina battled back to get a 2-2 draw against Germany on Wednesday, impressing head coach Lionel Scaloni with their collective attitude.
Serge Gnabry's superb form continued in Germany's 2-2 draw against Argentina but Joachim Low explained why he was substituted.
Goals from Serge Gnabry and Kai Havertz put Germany on course for victory but Lucas Alario and Lucas Ocampos struck back.