Former Manchester City and Argentina defender Pablo Zabaleta announced his retirement on Friday
Joaquin Correa scored the winner 11 minutes from time as Argentina labored to a 2-1 victory over Bolivia in a World Cup qualifier in La Paz on Tuesday.
Lionel Messi has been in open conflict with his club but it had no detrimental effect on his form as his 13th minute penalty was the difference in a tight encounter.
After skipping coronavirus tests last week, Lionel Messi was absent again from Barcelona's first pre-season training session on Monday.
Juventus on Monday confirmed that Paulo Dybala suffered a thigh injury in their match against Sampdoria on Sunday.
Argentina's 1986 World Cup winning coach Carlos Bilardo suffers from a brain disorder and lives in a nursing home where 10 other occupants have tested positive for COVID-19.
Lionel Messi said that playing without fans "implies a series of challenges".
The Argentina national team jersey signed by Diego Maradona is being raffled to those who have given donations in an initiative that has collected hygiene products, masks and around 100 kilograms of food for charity.
Paulo Dybala is the 3rd Juventus player to test positive for coronavirus while former AC Milan defender Paolo Maldini revealed that he and his son have also been infected.
Lionel Messi top-scored in La Liga last season with 36 goals as Barcelona won the title. He did not have a great Copa America with Argentina, but his genius is undeniable.