Argentina vs Spain Match Preview, Team News, Lineups
Hockey Men’s World Cup 2018 | Argentina vs Spain
Two matches are lined up for the second day of Men’s Hockey World Cup 2018. Four teams from Pool A will be in action, first up we will see Argentina locking horns with Spain followed by New Zealand vs France.
The Los Leones will be under the guidance of their new coach German Orozco and will look to achieve fair heights in this tournament when they kick-off their world cup campaign against Spain.
They are currently ranked 2nd in the FIH World Rankings and are the only American team to win a gold medal in the Olympic Games.
Their best performance of World Cup came in the last edition where they finished 3rd and will look to get even better this time around.
A team which has appeared in every single edition of Hockey World Cup will be eyeing their first ever World Cup glory. Their best performance came in the 1998 edition where they finished as the runners-up.
Led by Miguel Delas, Spain will be looking to mark their performance with a win in this campaign and take an early advantage in the points table.
Let us delve into the ARG vs SPA Dream11 predicted seven, team news, and squads;
When: November 29, 05:00 PM, IST
Where: Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar
Argentina: Stay Tuned
Spain: Stay Tuned
Argentina: Juan Martín López, Tomás Santiago, Gonzalo Peillat, Pedro Ibarra, Lucas Vila, Joaquín Menini, Lucas Rossi, Juan Manuel Vivaldi, Juan Ignacio Gilardi, Ignacio Ortiz, Nicolás Cicileo, Matías Rey, Agustín Bugallo, Tomás Bettaglio, Matías Paredes, Lucas Martínez, Agustin Mazzilli, Maico Casella.
Spain: Álvaro Iglesias, Albert Beltrán, Diego Arana, Ricardo Santana, Enrique González de Castejón, Alejandro de Frutos, Ignacio Rodriguez, Marc Sallés, Marc Boltó, Marc Serrahima, Pau Quemada, Pepe Romeu, Xavier Lleonart, Mario Garin, Miquel Delàs, Quico Cortés, Sergi Enrique, Vicenç Ruiz.
ARG vs SPA Playing 11 (Probable)
Spain: O Cortes(GK), M Delas, S Enrique, J Romeu, M Salles, X Lleonart, V Ruiz, A d Frutos, P Quemada, M Bolto, M Bolto. (Doubt: A Beltran)
Argentina: J Vivaldi(GK), Pedro Ibarra, J Gilardi, G Peillat, I Ortiz, L Rossi, M Rey, L Vila, M Paredes, A Mazzali, J Lopez. (Doubt: N Cicileo)
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Among the goal-keepers, J Vivaldi is a better choice and looks certain to play ahead of T Santiago for Argentina.
In defence, both teams possess quality, for Argentina, J Gilardi and skipper Pedro Ibbara will be the cornerstone while Spain will rely heavily on J Romeu and M Delas.
Among the mid-fielders and forwards J Lopez and X Lleonart are the prime picks, whereas, M Pardese and P Quemeda are the forwards to watch-out.