A lot of focus on Argentina understandably focuses on No. 10 and captain Lionel Messi—a four-time FIFA Ballon d'Or winner.
However, there is much more to Alejandro Sabella's resurgent side than just the diminutive Argentine playmaker, even if he may be the jewel in the crown.
For the first time in a few years, Sabella has a clearly defined team unit who are playing with confidence, and picking up wins as a result.
Let's then take a look at some of the key components of Argentina's current first-choice starting eleven.