Leo Messi in a match with the Argentina national team


The CONMEBOL ratifies the sanction to Messi with Argentina

Published:27/09/2019 - 08:22h

Updated:27/09/2019 - 08:22h

Leo Messi was sanctioned by the CONMEBOL after the end of the Copa America, and the appeal of Argentina did not get effect. The south-american organism confirmed his punishment to the forward until November 3rd

Tickets for FC Barcelona matches

The season 2019-20 is being complicated for Leo Messi, to the that the injuries are playing him a bad past. The Argentinian started the course with problems in the sóleo and after leaving them backwards does some weeks reappeared with the FC Barcelona, and hardly could participate in three encuentos until it saw forced to go back to stop, in this case by an elongación in the aductor.

The perspectives with Argentina are not a lot better, because the CONMEBOL has ratified his sanction. After winning to Chile in the party by the third place of the Glass America -in which it saw a red cardboard injustificada-, the one of Rosario burst against the international organism, to the that accused of corruption and to favour to Brazil, host and to the dessert champion of the tournament, and this translated in 50.000 dollars of fine and three months of inhabilitación.

The Association of the Argentinian Football (AFA) presented a resource in the period stipulated, but his attempt has remained in at all. His application exposed several arguments that excusaban to the forward, and requested the cut of his penalty until leaving it in two months. Finally there has not been pardon and the verdict keeps , after the confirmation of a court formed by five jurists.

The '10' will remain, of this form, separated until 3 November 2019, when it will remain freed of any institutional reprisal. For the moment they have not given details of if this will derive in an announcement of Lionel Scaloni, that would have him to his disposal for the stop of selections of the month mentioned -between the 10 and on 24 November-.

The priority of Messi is to recover to 100%

With the legal subjects to a side, the priority of Messi is now recover to 100%, to support to a Barça that needs his best version and to pose if it goes back to attend to the appointments of the selection. After a stop to take physical strength and mentally, the crack dressed again the elastic 'albiceleste', and has thought to follow doing it like minimum until the Glass America of 2020.

In any case, the tip already was descartado for the stop of October, in which his physical problems recommended that it remained in the Camp Nou. The injuries have turned into an unexpected enemy in this campaign, and the sanction will suppose a brief break for the Barcelona because it will be able to download of pressure and responsibilities to his leader and greater star.

Next match of FC Barcelona

Copa del Rey | Partido único
UD Ibiza
FC Barcelona

UD Ibiza - FC Barcelona

Wednesday, 22 of January of 2020 19:00h
Estadio de Can Misses
Buy tickets
Calendar FC Barcelona
Related Content
Today highlights

Most read