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Messi's confident words after leading Argentina against Mexico

Published:27/11/2022 - 07:30h

Updated:27/11/2022 - 07:30h

Leo Messi led Argentina's victory against Mexico (2-0) with a goal and an assist when the 'Albiceleste' needed him the most. After the game, the '10' assured that, in the second half, the team recovered their memory

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Argentina revived in Lusail four days after his surprising fall in front of Saudi Arabia. Led by a big Leo Messi, the ones of Lionel Scaloni won with justice to Mexico (2-0), a party in which the '10' was chosen the 'MVP' thanks to his goal and assistance. After the party, the captain of the 'albiceleste' took out breast by a victory that gives them back to the classification and the possibility to finish leaders of the Group C if they win to Poland the Wednesday.

"It cost us a lot the first party, normal because there are a lot of conditionings. A lot of boys play his first World-wide, the schedule... They are not excuses, but do not go out as we had to go out. Like this and all were two played isolated that do us lose the party. By centimetres did not put us 2-0 and the party would have been different. It started another World-wide for us in front of Mexico and could do it", said the 'crack' rosarino on the performance of the Argentinian in what it goes of tournament.

On the crash in front of the 'manitos', Messi recognised that it did not go at all simple. "We have to play it of this way. Mexico plays well, have a big technician, handle the ball. The first time play it as we had to play it, in the second when we calm us were what are we. With the goal they had the need and it was necessary to win to accommodate us", explained the player of 35 years.

In this sense, the '10' trusts that his selection will be able to classify to the eighth of final (have to defeat to Poland to depend on yes same). "We can not go down the arms now. Now it is this, we put it like this and have all finals, can not errar. The answer of the people knew that it went to be like this, fulfil him and like this achieve things very beautiful", sentenced Leo. The ex captain of the FC Barcelona adds two so many and an assistance in what it goes of World-wide, consolidating as indisputable leader of the Argentinian.

Messi descartó an injury in his ankle

Previous to the debut in front of Arabia especuló with the physical state of a Messi that it did not train with normality during his first two days in Qatar. However, in the two parties that has contested, saw him in perfect conditions. In this regard, the captain commented: "I do not know why they said so many things, the truth that spoke of the ankle and in the ankle did not have at all and in the last minutes hurt me a bit".

Besides, it added: "it Resembles purpose, in the last minute bent it to me, but trained to the pair that the group. In front of Mexico did the effort that it was necessary to do", puntualizó Messi after the party. Now, Argentina has to win to a Poland that arrives leader of the group with 4 points after his victory in front of Arabia (2-0). By the contrary, a tie or defeat in front of the Poles could delete to the 'albiceleste' if the Saudi defeat to a downcast Mexico that, practically, is out of the World-wide with alone 1 point of 6.

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