Abysmal difference: the price of the Curaçao squad is equivalent to the pass of Thiago Almada

He selected from curacaothe next opponent of Argentina in the celebrations that will be held in Santiago del Estero for the winning of the World Cup in Qatar, It is valued at 14.12 million dollars, slightly less than Thiago Almada’s passone of the young forwards of the Escaloneta.

The comparison is based on data from the specialized Transfermarkt siteand it conclusively reflects the enormous difference between the Central American team, currently ranked 86th in the FIFA ranking, and the selected world champion.

In the current squad, just two soccer players exceed a million dollars in their price. Is about the brothers Leandro and Juninho Bacuna, natives of the city of Groningen. The first of them is the eldest (31 years old), a footballer for Watford in the English second division and shares with his teammate Rangelo Janga the merit of being the team’s top scorer (14 goals).

Juninho 25 years old, He is the most valued player on the team (U$S 4.5 million) He plays for Birmingham, also in the English Championship.

The attendance record is for the right side and captain Cuco Martina (55 matches), who plays for Breda in the Dutch second category.

The football development of Curaçao

Curaçao, a tiny island of 444 square kilometers and 160,000 inhabitants, increased its autonomy from the Netherlands Antilles in 2010 but without breaking with the Kingdom of the Netherlands, to which he owes all his football development.

All of their selected players are born in the European nation as well as their coach Remko Bicentini55 years old, responsible for the most significant sporting moments in the history of the Caribbean country.

In the early days of the Curaçao Football Federation (FFK), the selection had an Argentine coach, Manuel Bilches from Mendoza (2011-2012), former striker at Huracán Las Heras, Independiente Rivadavia and Deportivo Goudge.

In 2022, Curaçao was eliminated hand in hand by Panama in the second round of the CONCACAF World Cup Qualifiers in Qatar. Before, they had successfully passed through the initial phase after winning the group with Guatemala, Cuba, Saint Vincent and the Grenadine and the British Virgin Islands.

Last weekend they lost to Canada (2-0) by the League of Nations in its synthetic grass stadium with a capacity for 15,000 people, which is located in the capital Willemstad.

When is the match against Argentina?

The match between the Argentine National Team and Curaçao will be played this Tuesday March 28from 8:30 p.m. in it Mothers of Cities Stadium from Santiago del Estero.