Argentina will have a pretty heavy 2021 schedule as the team lead by Lionel Messi will play critical World Cup qualifiers and in the middle of the year the team will participate in Copa America that will be held in both Colombia and Argentina.

Argentina currently sits second in CONMEBOL World Cup Qualifying and will continue the competition by playing 4 games during the year. The albiceleste will play a friendly against El Salvador in May and will kick off their participation in the Copa America in June of 2021 in a group that features Chile, Uruguay,  Paraguay, Australia, and Bolivia.

Argentina have had a fairly easy go of World Cup qualifying as they have won three of their first four games, with one draw. The Argentine national team has not won a major international tournament since the 1993 Copa America and will look to end that drought in 2021.

Argentina vs Uruguay - March 25

The 5th round of CONMEBOL World Cup qualifying continues as Argentina will face Uruguay in Santiago del Estero. It will be another edition of El Clasico del Rio de La Plata, with Uruguay needing three points after being beaten by Brazil.

Brazil vs Argentina - March 30

In a big World Cup qualification clash, Argentina will travel to Recife to play five-time champion Brazil. In a clash of the two top teams in South America the match will most likely be viewed all over the world as many big stars will suit up for this one.

Argentina vs El Salvador - May 29

Argentina will play a international friendly against El Salvador in Rosario, Argentina. Something that has become much more common in recent years, Argentina playing friendlies at home, it will be fans last chance to watch Messi and company before the team departs to play another round of World Cup qualifying.

Argentina vs Chile - June 3

Argentina will take on Chile in round 7 of CONMEBOL World Cup qualifying in a venue to be named later.

Colombia vs Argentina - June 8

Argentina will travel to Colombia to play in round 8 of CONMEBOL World Cup qualifying in a venue to be named later.

Argentina vs Chile - June 11

Argentina will face Chile again, but this time in their opening Group A match in the 2021 Copa America in Buenos Aires.

Argentina vs Uruguay - June 11

Argentina and Uruguay will do battle again in Group A of Copa America. It will be both teams' second group game and the game will take place in Cordoba, Argentina.

Argentina vs Paraguay - June 15

Argentina will return to Buenos Aires for their third group game in Copa America against Paraguay.

Australia vs Argentina - June 22

A different Copa America indeed, more group matches and invitees, Argentina will play Australia in Buenos Aires on June 22.

Argentina vs Bolivia - June 27

Argentina will close out their group play in Copa America with a game against Bolivia in La Plata.