Argentina national futsal team

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Argentina
Nickname(s) La Albiceleste
Association Asociación del Fútbol Argentino
(Argentine Football Association)
Confederation CONMEBOL (South America)
Head coach Fernando Larranaga
Asst coach Luis Sasson
Captain Leandro Planas
Home stadium Ezeiza
FIFA code ARG
FIFA ranking 5[1]
Home colours
Away colours
World Cup
Appearances 7 (First in 1989)
Best result 4th place
South American Futsal Championship
Appearances 11 (First in 1992)
Best result Champions 2003 and 2012

The Argentina national Futsal team represents Argentina during international futsal competitions. It is governed by the Asociación del Fútbol Argentino.

The Argentina national Futsal team has qualified and participated in all seven FIFA Futsal World Championship Tournaments and its best participation was in 2004 when it was a Semifinalist and Fourth place.Argentina has also won twice the Copa América.Argentina is ranked 5th in the FIFA World Rankings.

Results[edit]

FIFA Futsal World Championship[edit]

  • 1989 – 2nd round- 8th
  • 1992 – 2nd round- 6th
  • 1996 – 1st round
  • 2000 – 2nd round- 7th
  • 2004 – 4th
  • 2008 – 2nd round- 6th
  • 2012 – Quarterfinals- 5th

Copa América[edit]

FIFUSA/AMF Futsal World Cup record[edit]

  • 1985 – 4th place
  • 1988 – 8th place
  • 1994 – Med 1.png Champions
  • 2000 – 3rd place
  • 2003 – 6th place
  • 2007Med 2.png 2nd place
  • 2011 – 3rd place

Pan American Games record[edit]

  • 2007Med 2.png Silver Medal (Second place)

Grand Prix de Futsal record[edit]

  • 2005 – Third place
  • 2006 – Fourth place
  • 2007 – Third place
  • 2008Med 2.png 2nd place
  • 2009 – Fifth place
  • 2010 – Sixth place
  • 2011 – Third place

Futsal Mundialito record[edit]

  • 1994 – Did not enter
  • 1995 – Did not enter
  • 1996 – Third place
  • 1998Med 2.png 2nd place
  • 2001Med 2.png 2nd place
  • 2002 – Fourth place
  • 2006 – Did not enter
  • 2007 – Did not enter
  • 2008 – Did not enter

Squad[edit]

Head coach: Fernando Larrañaga

No. Pos. Player DoB/Age Caps Club
1 1GK Santiago Elías (1983-02-02)2 February 1983 (aged 29) Pinocho
2 2DF Damian Stazzone (1986-01-31)31 January 1986 (aged 26) Latina
3 3MF Matías Lucuix (1985-11-20)20 November 1985 (aged 26) Inter Movistar
4 2DF Pablo Belsito (1986-03-29)29 March 1986 (aged 26) Gruppo Fassina
5 3MF Pablo Taborda (1986-09-03)3 September 1986 (aged 26) Boca Juniors
6 3MF Maximiliano Rescia (1987-10-29)29 October 1987 (aged 25) Futsal Samb
7 3MF Leandro Cuzzolino (1987-05-21)21 May 1987 (aged 25) Montesilvano
8 3MF Hernan Garcias (1978-06-02)2 June 1978 (aged 34) Asti
9 4FW Cristian Borruto (1987-05-07)7 May 1987 (aged 25) Montesilvano
10 4FW Martin Amas (1984-10-25)25 October 1984 (aged 28) Manacor
11 3MF Pablo Basile (1988-07-25)25 July 1988 (aged 24) Boca Juniors
12 1GK Matias Quevedo (1984-03-11)11 March 1984 (aged 28) Ferro Carril Oeste
13 4FW Alamiro Vaporaki (1983-12-01)1 December 1983 (aged 28) Boca Juniors
14 4FW Alan Calo (1987-04-06)6 April 1987 (aged 25) Pinocho




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