Albiceleste staff boarded the entire bus without contacting the press at Ezeiza International Airport.
France Press agency
The Argentine national team, led by world star Lionel Messi, arrived in Buenos Aires early Monday morning, after the controversial suspension of the Super Classic match with Brazil due to an alleged violation of the anti-Covid protocol by four white footballers.
After getting off the charter plane, the entire Albiceleste team boarded a bus without contacting the press at Ezeiza International Airport, to depart for the Argentine Football Association (AFA) headquarters, a few kilometers away.
DT Lionel Scaloni will continue to focus on Thursday’s match against Bolivia, for the South American qualifiers for the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar to be played on Monumental, First licensed 30% viewers (21,000).
After the match was suspended in Brazil, the players had to stay in the locker room for about five hours before leaving for Sao Paulo airport, where they boarded the charter plane. “We’re going home!” The Argentine team wrote in Twitter With the hashtag #UnidosSiempre.
At Sao Paulo airport, the team was accompanied by the Argentine ambassador to Brazil, Daniel Chioli, who approached “so that there would be no inconvenience and the players would all return to Buenos Aires together.” Radio 10.
The classic Brazil-Argentina super match was played for only five minutes until it was interrupted by a group of officials from the Brazilian Health Agency (Anvisa) who entered the stadium to impose a deportation order against the goalkeeper. Emiliano Martinez, defender Christian Romero, midfielder Giovanni Lo Celso and the attacker Emiliano Buendia.
The The Argentine quartet, who plays for Aston Villa and Tottenham in the English Premier League, accused of breaching anti-virus protocol and giving “false information” when Brazil entered the South American qualifiers for Qatar 2022, which was scheduled to be played on Sunday at the New Coimica Arena.
A ministerial order issued on June 23 prohibits the entry of any foreign person from the United Kingdom, India or South Africa into Brazilian territory, to prevent the spread of coronavirus variants.
They did not warn us. We’ve been here for three days. Messi’s captain told the Brazilian team’s coordinator, Juninho Paulista, in a conversation on the field of play that was filmed on TV.
Before the scandal, Martinez and Buendia were planning to leave on Monday from Sao Paulo for Croatia to comply with the quarantine in Europe before returning to England, a condition Aston Villa placed on them to take them to the national team, Alejandro Martinez. He told Radio Rivadavia, Archer’s brother. Now they have to fly from Buenos Aires. (Dr)
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