Aguero omits Sampaoli from World Cup thank yous

first_imgWorld Cup Aguero ignores Argentina coach Sampaoli in World Cup thank you message Adam Samuel 02:57 7/3/18 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) Aguero-cropped Getty Images World Cup Argentina Sergio Agüero The under-fire boss and his management staff were not mentioned by Manchester City’s striker in a social media post following elimination Jorge Sampaoli and his Argentina coaching staff were noticeable omissions from a thank you message posted by Sergio Aguero on Instagram.Argentina crashed out of Russia 2018 courtesy of a 4-3 last-16 defeat to France on Saturday to compound a poor tournament that saw them scrape into the knockout stages via a late win over Nigeria having been battered 3-0 by Croatia and held to a draw by Iceland.Aguero was dropped for the clash against Les Bleus, but did come off the bench to score late in the game. Article continues below Editors’ Picks Perfection from Pulisic: Chelsea’s Captain America has arrived in the Premier League Why always Raheem? ‘Unplayable’ Sterling setting a standard Man City’s other stars need to match ‘There is no creativity’ – Can Solskjaer get Man Utd scoring freely again? ‘Everyone legged it on to the pitch!’ – How Foden went from Man City superfan to future superstar The Manchester City striker took the time to thank his family and supporters of the national team, but Sampaoli – whose future remains shrouded in doubt – was not included in his message.  Writing on Instagram, Aguero said: “It is time to thank my son, my family and my friends who accompanied me every day. Those who with great effort came to Russia to encourage us.”To all those who from Argentina and many countries supported us with feeling and passion. And above all my colleagues who are the best in the world for leaving their soul in every game.”Also to the doctors, physios, props and chefs that are part of a great team. To continue fighting always and together. I love you Argentina.”last_img