Despedidas de Maxi Rodríguez y Roman Riquelme: hours and where to watch

(CNN Español) — With only one day difference, Argentine football will live at the end of the week of mega-events and both will be despedidas of futbolistas de nombre, transcendence and idols of their respective clubs.

Talking about Maximiliano “La Fiera” Rodríguez and Juan Román Riquelme, they have also made careers in the Argentine selection and outside. Rodríguez shone in Newell’s Old Boys, Espanyol de Barcelona, ​​​​​​Atlético de Madrid, Liverpool and Peñarol de Uruguay. Riquelme hizo him in Boca Juniors, Barcelona, ​​​​Villarreal and Argentinos Juniors.

Ambos will take care of a special guest, Lionel Messi. El capitan de la selección argentina spent his days of descent in Argentina, before his incorporation to Inter Miami, his new flamboyant football destiny, in the MLS de Estados Unidos.

The despedida of Massimiliano Rodríguez

Former Argentine soccer player Maximiliano Rodríguez greets the 2023 Argentina 2023 Copa Mundial Sub-20 Final between Uruguay and Italy at the Estadio Unico Diego Armando Maradona in La Plata, Argentina on June 11, 2023. (Photo by ALEJANDRO PAGNI/AFP via Getty Images)

The Fair will take place in professional football in December 2021 in an encuentro that will be played right in the Marcelo Bielsa stadium, in Rosario. The match corresponded to the Liga Profesional, in which Newell’s single goals matched Banfield.

This desperate event will take place this Saturday in the same place. Las few más de 40,000 localities fueron rápidamente agotadas.

The core of the event will be the match that will play a combination of the Argentine selection against others wearing the Newell’s Old Boys shirt.

  • The meeting will take place at 19:15 in Argentina and will be broadcast from 18:00 on the Star+ platform ―available in Latin America.
  • Mexico: 16:15 (time from Mexico City)
  • Colombia: 17:15 (Bogota time)
  • United States: 6:15 pm (Miami time)

Rodríguez will play one time with the Newell’s shirt and the other with the Argentine selection shirt.

Además de Messi, estarán introduces amigos, excompañeros y futbolistas con quienes partió in his brilliant career.

Among these, the current technical team of the Argentine selection: Lionel Scaloni, Walter Samuel, Roberto Ayala and Pablo Aimar. Ademas by Gabriel Heinze, Mauricio Pochettino, Ignacio Scocco, Esteban Cambiasso, Ariel Ortega, Fernando Belluschi, Fernando Gago, Javier Saviola, Andrés D’Alessandro and Justo Villar.

The Newell’s team will be captained by Gerardo “Tata” Martino, while the Argentine team will be José Pékerman.

Marcelo Bielsa, Ángel Di María, Ezequiel Lavezzi y Cristian “Kily” González his other guests, but they do not confirm his presence. He is also possible as assistant to the president of the Asociación del Fútbol Argentino (AFA), Claudio Tapia, and to the president of FIFA, Gianni Infantino.

Maxi Rodríguez has participated in three mundiales: Alemania 2006 (on a goal before México he was chosen as the best in this competition), Sudáfrica 2010 and Brasil 2014.

Riquelme’s despedida

Boca Juniors midfielder Juan Román Riquelme plays with the trophy of the 2011 Argentine Primera División soccer tournament, in the La Bombonera stadium in Buenos Aires, on December 4, 2011. (ALEJANDRO PAGNI/ AFP via Getty Images)

Unlike Maxi Rodríguez’s despedida, which takes various months of announcements, Riquelme’s megaevento confirms itself as pocos días atrás. The sale of locations is hizo este jueves y viernes en línea.

We are expecting a Bombonera filled with more than 50,000 fanatics.

Juan Román Riquelme will tend to his partido despedida with the presence of Lionel Messi

The central de la fiesta will be a match that will play a team with the shirt of Boca Juniors and another of the Argentine selection.

Boca Juniors has not officially confirmed the program of the party nor quién estará a cargo de su emisión por televisión.

  • In agreement with the Télam agency, the match will be played at 16:00 from Argentina and will be broadcast by TV Pública.
  • Mexico City: 1:00pm (City of Mexico City)
  • Colombia: 14:00 (Bogota time)
  • United States: 3:00 PM (Miami Time)

Riquelme confirms that Messi will be in the event. Also, Scaloni and his technical body.

The entrepreneurs will be Alfio Basile, Carlos Bianchi and Pékerman.

Los excompañeros de la selección argentina which should be Di María, Heinze, Lavezzi, Saviola, Lucho González, Sergio Romero, Juan Pablo Sorín and Javier Mascherano.

The ex-compañeros de Boca hoping to go Guillermo Barros Schelotto, Gustavo Barros Schelotto, Hugo Ibarra, Sebastián Battaglia, Sergio “Manteca” Martínez, Roberto Abbondanzieri, Blas Giunta, Fernando Gago, Nicolás Burdisso, Marcelo Delgado, Raúl Cascini, Mauricio Serna , Jorge Bermúdez, Leandro Paredes, Éver Banega, Clemente Rodríguez, Claudio Morel Rodríguez, Antonio Barijho, Óscar Córdoba, Daniel “Cata” Díaz, Pablo Ledesma, Rodrigo Palacio.

Riquelme played solo Mundial en su carrera, Alemania 2006.

In both events, see espera espectáculo de música before and after the event. At the end of the dispatches, both idols will say a word in an armed scenario on the playing field.