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Following two consecutive Copa America last losses, Gerardo Martino will nonetheless be entrusted with managing Argentina‘s Underneath-23 aspect on the Olympics in Brazil later this summer time, the Argentine Soccer Affiliation (AFA) confirmed on Monday.
Argentina suffered penalty shootout heartache to Chile for the second yr in a row on Sunday. It is a outcome that is left Lionel Messi‘s worldwide profession shrouded unsure, together with these of lots of his worldwide colleagues.
The AFA has vowed to stay with Martino, nevertheless, regardless of the previous Barcelona gaffer being susceptible to main a star-studded squad to a continued trophy drought. A few Olympics triumphs apart, Argentina hasn’t hoisted a significant trophy because the 1993 Copa America.