Argentina is going to face Italy in the Maradona Super Cup game. Argentina recently won the Copa America final by 1-0 goal with Brazil. Italy won the Euro Cup final after beating England on penalties. On the same day, the world watched two big tournament final matches. The world is going to get another good news before that amazement is over yet.
The good news is that the Maradona Super Cup is being played between Copa America champions Argentina vs Euro champions Italy. Such information has now taken place in all newspapers and magazines including social media. Elan is also seen among football fans with this news. However, many football lovers say this game is Copa America vs Euro Cup. Because this game is going to be held with two teams, Copa Champion vs Euro Champion. So this game can be considered as Copa Vs Euro.
Why is Argentina vs Italy match called the Maradona Super cup?
A football match is being hosted between Copa America champions Argentina vs Europe champions Italy. But many have questioned why the event is being called the Maradona Super Cup. You may not know that Diego Maradona has a deep relationship with Argentina and Italy. Maradona won the World Cup for Argentina. On the other hand, Italy is considered Maradona’s second home. He is an Italian club footballer also. He still has a lot of popularity in Italy. That is why the football match between Argentina and Italy has been named Maradona Super Cup. No country should have any objection. Watch Australia vs West Indies Live.
What is the reference of Argentina vs Italy Super Cup?
Very soon a match is going to be held between Copa America champions Argentina and Euro champions Italy. And this information has been confirmed by an Argentine daily newspaper. The name of the magazine is Diego Ole. There has been a lot of talk about Argentina vs Italy football match between the South American football organization Conmebol and UEFA. And their discussions have provided information that is almost certain to decide on this.
Argentina vs Italy Super Cup Schedule Date & Time
However, due to the Corona situation, it may take some time for this match to be held. However, the match will be held before the 2022 Qatar World Cup. Such an arrangement between the champion teams of Europe and South America is nothing new. They have organized such events before.
The last two champions of the two federations faced each other in 2017. Chile vs. Germany in the Confederations Cup final. In that match, Germany lost to Chile by one goal. However, the talk of the match between Argentina and Italy is at an early stage. If all goes well, the match could be held before the Qatar World Cup.
Argentina vs Italy Next Match
The next match between Argentina and Italy Date and time has not been announced. The committee is still trying to fix a date for Argentina vs Italy match.
Argentina Squad For Super Cup
Goalkeepers: Emiliano Martinez, Juan Musso and Agustin Marchesin
Defenders: German Pezzella, Nicolas Tagliafico, Gonzalo Montiel, Nicolas Otamendi, Lucas Martinez Quarta, Nahuel Molina Lucero and Cristian Romero, Marcos Acuna, Lisandro Martinez
Midfielders: Nicolas Gonzalez, Guido Rodriguez, Angel Correa and Nicolas Dominguez, Leandro Paredes, Giovani Lo Celso, Exequiel Palacios, Rodrigo De Paul, Alejandro Gomez
Forwards: Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero and Julian Alvarez, Lautaro Martinez, Angel Di Maria, Joaquin Correa
Italy Squad For Super Cup
Goalkeepers: Gianluigi Donnarumma (Milan), Alex Meret (Napoli), Salvatore Sirigu (Torino)
Defenders: Francesco Acerbi (Lazio), Alessandro Bastoni (Inter), Leonardo Bonucci (Juventus), Giorgio Chiellini (Juventus), Giovanni Di Lorenzo (Napoli), Emerson Palmieri (Chelsea), Alessandro Florenzi (Paris Saint-Germain), Leonardo Spinazzola (Roma), Rafael Toloi (Atalanta)
Midfielders: Nicolo Barella (Inter), Bryan Cristante (Roma), Frello Jorge Luiz Jorginho (Chelsea), Manuel Locatelli (Sassuolo), Lorenzo Pellegrini (Roma), Stefano Sensi (Inter), Marco Verratti (Paris Saint Germain)
Forwards: Andrea Belotti (Torino), Domenico Berardi (Sassuolo), Federico Bernardeschi (Juventus), Federico Chiesa (Juventus), Ciro Immobile (Lazio), Lorenzo Insigne (Napoli), Giacomo Raspadori (Sassuolo)
Argentina vs Italy Head to Head
Argentina vs Italy head-to-head games have been played in total 16. Only international games are schedule here. Argentina have won 5 of 16 games. And Italy has won 6 games. So four games remain unresolved. Argentina has lost 6 games. On the other hand, Italy have lost 5 games. So Italy has won one match more than Argentina. But in the last four games, Argentina has won all of them. So a review of Argentina vs. Italy statistics shows that Argentina is currently ahead of Italy.
|5-Dec-54||Italy v Argentina||2-0||International Friendly|
|24-Jun-56||Argentina v Italy||1-0||International Friendly|
|15-Jun-61||Italy v Argentina||4-1||International Friendly|
|22-Jun-66||Italy v Argentina||3-0||International Friendly|
|19-Jun-74||Argentina v Italy||1-1||FIFA World Cup|
|10-Jun-78||Argentina v Italy||0-1||FIFA World Cup|
|26-May-79||Italy v Argentina||2-2||International Friendly|
|29-Jun-82||Italy v Argentina||2-1||FIFA World Cup|
|5-Jun-86||Italy v Argentina||1-1||FIFA World Cup|
|10-Jun-87||Italy v Argentina||3-1||FIFA 90 World Cup|
|21-Dec-89||Italy v Argentina||0-0||International Friendly|
|3-Jul-90||Italy v Argentina||1-1||FIFA World Cup|
|28-Feb-01||Italy v Argentina||1-2||International Friendly|
|14-Aug-13||Italy v Argentina||1-2||International Friendly|
|23-Mar-18||Italy v Argentina||0-2||International Friendly|