Messi in Argentina Olympic squad

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Barcelona midfielder Lionel Messi and Atletico Madrid forward Sergio Aguero have both been included in Argentina´s squad for this summer´s Olympic Games.

Liverpool midfielder Javier Mascherano, Real Madrid´s Fernando Gago and Boca Juniors star Juan Roman Riquelme are the other notable names in coach Sergio Batista´s 18-man party travelling to Beijing.

Diego Buonanotte, who recently won the Argentinian league with River Plate, and Lanus´ Lautaro Acosta, one of the country´s most promising talents, are also included, while the biggest surprise is Boca Juniors defender Fabian Monzon.

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