Lionel Scaloni will extend his contract with the Argentine National Team until the 2026 World Cup

The news everyone was waiting for. Finally, and after the talks that began several weeks ago, the AFA announced the continuation of lionel scaloni until 2026.

When trust is high, communication is easy and effective. We continue to strengthen the national team project, together with Lionel Scaloni, the world champion coach“, wrote the chiki Wall on their social networks.

Confirmed, there is Lionel Scaloni for a while. We continue!“, published the official account of Twitter of the Argentine national team.

In this way, an event that was expected for many days was sealed and that, without a doubt, some link leaves the illusion open in the face of the 2026 World Cup that will be held in Canada, the United States and Mexico.

It is worth remembering that the coach won the Copa América in 2021, the ‘Finalissima’ against Italy in 2022 and the World Cup in 2022. The statistics highlight the good work he had at the head of the national team with a record of 37 wins, 15 draws and 5 losses.