Italian Soccer Serie A blog by Anna Italia congratulates Italian Serie A players playing for Argentina National team for being Vice Champions of the FIFA World Cup. Argentina waited 24 years to arrive in a final and they did today by playing good football worthy of being 2nd best team in the World Cup. Germany defeated Argentina with the goal by forward Mario Gotze in the 113th minute. Germany 1 – 0 Argentina.
Argentina: 7 Italian Serie A players called up with Argentina National Football team:
- Catania goalkeeper Mariano Andujar,
- Napoli forward Gonzalo Higuain
- Napoli defender Federico Fernandez
- Inter defender Hugo Campagnaro
- Lazio midfielder Lucas Biglia
- Inter Milan midfielder Ricardo Alvarez
- Inter Milan forward Rodrigo Palacio
Note: Goalkeeper Sergio Romero is a Sampdoria player on loan to Monaco.
2 Italian Serie A players in Argentina starting lineup Lazio midfielder Lucas Biglia and Napoli forward Gonzalo Higuain. There is the ex Napoli forward Ezequiel Lavezzi too.
Photo Gonzalo Higuain Facebook page
Napoli forward Gonzalo Higuain and Inter forward Rodrigo Palacio