Maradona guarantees Argentina spot for Liverpool's Mascherano

Argentina boss Diego Maradona has told Liverpool midfielder Javier Mascherano his place is GUARANTEED.

Argentina boss Diego Maradona has told Liverpool midfielder Javier Mascherano his place is GUARANTEED.

Maradona, who took charge of his first game on Wednesday night as the Albicelestes beat Scotland 1-0 in Glasgow, has handed the captain's armband to Liverpool midfielder Mascherano.

"Taking Mascherano aside, nobody has a place secured in my team," he said. "It doesn't matter what his name is."

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