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Lionel Scaloni confirms that Messi will be in the 'final' against Mexico

Published:25/11/2022 - 19:30h

Updated:25/11/2022 - 19:30h

Lionel Messi had set off Argentina's alarms due to possible physical discomfort, but Lionel Scaloni has confirmed his presence for this Saturday's match against Mexico, which is a true final

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This Saturday the selection of Argentina plays the life against Mexico, in the corresponding party to the second day of the phase of groups of the Glass of the World (20:00 hours). The 'albiceleste' has to win to continue having options to classify to the eighth of final, after having lost in his debut against Saudi Arabia (1-2).

For the Argentinians is everything or at all and in the previous there was a lot of uncertainty by the presence of Lionel Messi, the one who had lit the alarms by some annoyances. Nevertheless, the seleccionador Argentinian Lionel Scaloni has confirmed that the captain is prepared to assume the challenge in front of the Mexicans.

Scaloni Does not have doubts that it will be able to have Messi: "Messi is well. More than ever we need of all, of his mates and of him. Surely it will go everything well. We do not have any doubt of this. Leo is well to physical level and to moral level. It does not have any problem".

To the equal that 'The Flea', all the team is prepared for the decisive party against the selection trained by the Tata Martino: "Anímicamente are well, further of the first day where the hit affects, as it has to be. The reaction was immediate. When you receive a pineapple, two, three, the only that it is necessary to do is to raise and this group is qualified to raise . We do not have any doubt".

Changes in Argentina?

Finally, the seleccionador Argentinian cleared that the defeat against Saudi Arabia does not change the leaf of route of Argentina: "we do not go to change our way to play by what happened the Tuesday, this have it very in clear. It is necessary to happen the page and think that we go to win with Mexico".

Also it had words on the selection that directs his compatriot, the Tata Martino: "Mexico is a very good team, as we came saying when sorteó the phase of groups, with a very clear idea of game, offensive and with a big technician. But we have a way to play and do not have to it negotiate. Further that we can receive a hit like the one of the another day, go to be followed the same".

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