Argentina Football Federation vice president Juan Carlos Crespi on Monday confirmed that the federation is making visa arrangements so that Juventus striker Carlos Tevez can be included in the call-up for two upcoming friendlies this month against Brazil.
Argentine coach Gerardo "Tata" Martino hinted last week that he is likely to include Tevez, who has been absent from the Albiceleste for the past three years.
Argentina, runners-up at the the 2014 World Cup after a 1-0 defeat to Germany in the final,...
Argentina coach Gerardo "Tata" Martino said he plans to call up Carlos Tevez, the most notorious absence from the Albiceleste's 2014 World Cup squad.
Martino told La Nacion he would consider Tevez only as a centre-forward, nothing else.
"Now, in the competition against [Gonzalo] Higuain, or [Sergio] Aguero...and afterward, these are decisions the coach will make, it's this one or that one," explained Martino.
"Based on the decisions,...
Newcastle winger Jonas Gutierrez has revealed he is having treatment after being diagnosed with testicular cancer in his native Argentina.
Gutierrez said he has undergone chemotherapy, after having surgery following the discovery of a tumour, which was first noticed last year.
The 33-year-old told Argentine TV show "Indirecto" on TyC Sports: "When I was told I had cancer, I went home in tears. In May 2013, I felt very tough pains on my testicle. After some wrong diagnosis, an ultrasound detected...