Hirving Lozano was due to meet the squad in Cordoba ahead of Friday's first match against Argentina, but will miss both matches for Mexico.
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Lamela, who has 23 caps, last played for the national side against Venezuela in a World Cup qualifier in 2016.
Argentina celebrated the 58th birthday of Diego Maradona on Wednesday by unveiling a bronze statue that recreates his famous goal against England.
Atlanta United announced that coach Tata Martino won't be returning next year, opening the door for the Argentine to manage Mexico or Argentina.
Diego Maradona made headlines when he appeared to criticise Lionel Messi's extreme nerves that see him vomit before and during games.
Diego Maradona's surgeon says the Argentine soccer great has no cartilage left in his knees due to severe osteoarthritis and will need prostheses.
Brazil and Argentina are at very different stages of development, which is why the Selecao should be concerned by the manner of their narrow win.
A stoppage-time goal from Miranda gave Brazil a 1-0 win over South American rivals Argentina in a foul-laden friendly in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday.
When it comes to pizza prepared by one of the world's best dough tossers, Lionel Messi knows carbs don't count when they're consumed on holiday.
Lionel Messi has taken a break from the Argentina squad since captaining them to the round-of-16 at the World Cup.
With no competitive football on the horizon, Tuesday's friendly between Brazil and Argentina will give both nations a chance to experiment.
Argentina legend Diego Maradona says Lionel Messi is one player at his club Barcelona and another with the national side.
Argentina easily overcame Iraq 4-0 in a friendly in Saudi Arabia on Thursday with four players scoring their first senior international goals.
El Tri will travel to Argentina for friendlies Nov. 17 and 20, the federation confirmed on Wednesday.
Lionel Messi's life story will be taken to the stage in 2019 with Cirque du Soleil producing a brand new show inspired by the Barcelona forward.
England include the exciting Jadon Sancho for two tough away games, Italy seek midfield strength and an old rivalry is renewed in an unlikely venue.
One of the international break's standout games sees Brazil meet Argentina, but like many other CONMEBOL nations, both sides are in a state of flux.
Former Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli on the pressure Lionel Messi feels: "You cannot win or enjoy yourself like that."
Lionel Messi signed a huge tattoo of himself on a fan's back, joining the list of football stars immortalised in questionable body art.
Argentina were without Barcelona's Lionel Messi for the friendly win against Guatemala and the 0-0 draw with Colombia.
Argentina's interim coach Lionel Scaloni says he has not contacted Sergio Aguero to discuss a possible return to the national team.
Messi has taken an indefinite leave of absence from international football since captaining Argentina to the round of 16 of the World Cup in Russia.
Argentina's interim coach Lionel Scaloni kept his promise to leave Lionel Messi out of friendly matches against Iraq and Brazil next month.
Martino on rumors he'll coach Mexico or Argentina: "The people who should be clarifying things are the people making these reports."
Atlanta United manager Gerardo "Tata" Martino has emerged as a serious candidate to take over as the Mexico head coach, sources have told ESPN.