It appears as if the Argentines relationship with the club has gone as far as it can go.
Despite international success, coaches at home in Brazil face no real job security.
The two clubs are seeking to get back to the top of European football.
The tournament held across Argentina and Colombia has several problems to resolve.
After going out in the group stages, Italy's campaign is perceived to be a huge failure.
Chief among which was the omission of Phil Foden against Romania.
The former Chelsea man takes up the hottest seat in football.
The Italy and Roma legend called it quits with the club after three decades with them.
The match against Japan will prove to be vital for his job security with Ecuador.
Glanville gives his thoughts on Lionel Messi and new stirring around Paul Pogba.