Argentina has already played 2 games in the Qatar World Cup group stage but still, there is no sight of Paulo Dybala. The Roma star hasn’t featured in any of Argentina’s first 2 games against Saudi Arabia and Mexico. Hence, the questions have been raised, Why didn’t Dybala play in the World Cup? Why is Paulo Dybala Not Starting for Argentina in Qatar in 2022? Why is Dybala not playing today for Argentina? We’ll have a look at the reasons. FIFA World Cup Fixtures 2022 Bangladesh time and schedule International time.
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Here we will reveal the possible reasons for Dybala to not play in the Qatar World Cup for Argentina.
Why didn’t Dybala play in the World Cup?
Dybala was actually a questionable pick for the WC by Argentina manager Lionel Scaloni. He missed no less than 8 games for AS Roma due to a hamstring injury. His fitness issue might be one of the reasons he hasn’t been featured for Albicelestes yet in Qatar WC.
Why is Paulo Dybala Not Starting for Argentina in Qatar in 2022?
Even with full fitness one might question whether he’d start for Argentina or not. Actually, as much as we know, the answer is “No”. Because he plays quite in a similar area as Messi. Hence, a more side-ward player rather than a central area-based forward would be perfect alongside Messi. So his positional similarity with the Argentina captain could be one of the reasons he isn’t starting for Argentina in the Qatar World Cup 2022.
Why is Dybala Not Playing Today for Argentina?
Another mention-worthy reason would be tactical causes. A manager always arranges a team according to his philosophy and style. Dybala was never given a major role under Scaloni as long as Messi is there. Hence, the tactical reason is another cause Dybala isn’t playing today for Argentina.
Is Dybala in Argentina Squad for World Cup 2022?
Yes, Paulo Dybala is in the 26-men Argentina squad for the Qatar World Cup by Scaloni. He hasn’t played yet but he is in Qatar with the rest of the squad.
Will Dybala play in 2022 World Cup?
He is expected to play in the Qatar WC. But we can’t ensure at the moment when will Scaloni field him in. Argentina fans are hoping for La Joya to return. But only time can answer when he will start a game for Argentina in the 2022 Qatar World Cup. The latest update is, Dybala will not start against Poland as well.