Lionel Messi is in the squad for Argentina’s friendlies against Brazil and Uruguay next month.

His three-month international football ban has ended after the Barcelona forward, was sent-off in Argentina’s Copa America third-place play-off win over Chile on 6 July.

Messi was later banned after claiming the Copa America was “corrupt” and Messi who has been the scorer of five goals for Barcelona this season has been forced to miss four matches for Argentina during his ban.

Argentina face Brazil in Saudi Arabia on 15 November and Uruguay in Israel on18 November.

Argentina Full squad

Goalkeepers: Agustin Marchesin, Juan Musso, Emiliano Martinez, Esteban Andrada

Defenders: Juan Foyth , Renzo Saravia, Nicolas Otamendi, German Pezzella, Marcos Rojo, Walter Kannemann, Nicolas Taglafico, Nehuen Perez, Guido Rodriguez

Midfielders: Giovani lo Celso, Leandro Paredes, Nicolas Dominguez, Rodrigo de Paul, Marcos Acuna, Roberto Pereyra, Lucas Ocampos

Forwards: Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero, Nicolas Gonzalez, Lucas Alario, Lautaro Martinez, Paulo Dybala