Tag Archives: Argentina U23

The Daily Drool: Santiago Ascacíbar

8 Feb

Defensive midfielder Santiago currently plays for VfB Stuttgart. He has represented Argentina at the Olympic, U20 and U23 levels.

The Daily Drool: Giovanni Simeone

24 May

If you were thinking “Hey that guy looks really familiar, I wonder if he could be…” then you are correct, he’s Diego Simeone’s son. Giovanni is currently a striker for Genoa. He was born in Madrid when Cholo was playing for Atleti. He has represented Argentina at the U20 and U23 levels.

The Daily Drool – Champions League Group A – Olympiacos: Alejandro Domínguez

24 Sep

Alejandro DomínguezAttacking midfielder Alejandro joined Olympiacos in 2013. He has represented Argentina at the U23 level.

The Daily Drool: Willy Caballero

4 Aug

Willy CaballeroFabulously named goalkeeper Willy just made the move from Malaga to Manchester City. I saw him in action the other night here in NYC and he was kicking ass. He has represented Argentina at the U20 and U23 level.

The Daily Drool: Champions League Group G – Atleti’s Emiliano Insúa

26 Oct

Emiliano Insúa324 year old left back Emiliano joined Atletico Madrid this year from Sporting CP. He has represented Argentina at the U20, U23 and senior levels.

The Daily Drool: Gabriel Heinze

28 Sep

I saw defender Gabriel playing this summer with Roma shortly before he terminated his contract early and returned home to Argentina.  He signed a two year contract with the team he began his professional career at: Newell’s Old Boys. He played for Real Madrid from 2007-2009 (easy to see why with those cheekbones). He’s also represented Argentina at the U23 and senior levels.