Argentina announces Sampaoli’s replacement

Football News: If the Argentine captain continues with his national team then in the next month he will play under a pair of interim managers for his country.

Argentina appointed Scaloni and Aimer as a caretaker manager.

Lionel Scaloni and Pablo Aimar have been selected as an interim manager for the Argentine national team for the time being, on this Thursday the Argentine football association has announced that officially.

The U 20 manager Scaloni and along with him his assistance Aimer will take the charges for Argentina for the two upcoming friendlies against Guatemala and Colombia.

After a disappointing world cup quest, those match will be Argentina’s first fixtures for a fresh start, in that showpiece event Lionel Scaloni was a backroom staff under the dismissed Jorge Sampaoli.

#SelecciónMayor La @AFA informa que Lionel Scaloni dirigirá los próximos amistosos de la Selección Argentina, junto con sus colaboradores Pablo Aimar y Martín Tocalli

— Selección Argentina 🇦🇷 (@Argentina) August 2, 2018

Last day the AFA gave the statement: "The AFA informs that, after the meeting of the executive committee, Lionel Scaloni will direct the next friendlies of the Argentine national team, along with his assistants Pablo Aimar and Martín Tocalli,"

The president of AFA Claudio Tapia hopes that these interim managers will remain throughout this year as Argentine managers.