Argentina drop Crespo, Veron, Ayala

August 27, 2004
BUENOS AIRES, Aug 27 (Reuters) - Argentina have surprisingly dropped captain Roberto Ayala, midfielder Juan Sebastian Veron and striker Hernan Crespo from their squad for the World Cup qualifier away to Peru on September 4. Gabriel Milito, who plays for Real Zaragoza in Spain, replaces Ayala, Nicolas Medina from English club Sunderland will step in for Veron and Milito's brother Diego will replace Crespo. The decision was announced in a statement issued by the Argentine Football Association (AFA) ...

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