Petit believes Argentinas bad performance could wake team for better

first_imgArgentina has failed to prove their worth by making an impact so far at Russia 2018 as the nation is on the verge of an early World Cup exit following their humiliating 3-0 defeat to Croatia on Friday.However, Messi’s brilliance on that occasion masked serious flaws with Sampaoli’s set-up, and former Barca player Emmanuel Petit believes slumping out in the group stage could be the wakeup call Argentina needs.“The whole team’s body language was so poor, no confidence, no trust between each other. The way they looked, I cannot see Argentina qualifying now,” he said via The Nation.Raheem Sterling, EnglandTop 5 best players from the international break weekend Tomás Pavel Ibarra Meda – September 11, 2019 After a fresh international break just came to an end, we need to talk about the Top 5 best players during this whole weekend.We…“It would be a shame to see them qualify, because against Iceland they looked terrible, with no inspiration, nothing at all.“And the manager Sampaoli has made so many mistakes since the start of the tournament, in choosing his team, making substitutions, everything.“You remember so many Argentina teams with great players in the past, but this team is so far from those. They look terrible.”last_img