Leo Messi, during a training with the selection of Argentina


PREPARATION: Party with special flavour for Messi in Argentina

Published:31/05/2019 - 00:18h

Updated:1/06/2019 - 20:48h

Leo Messi and the rest of the selection of Argentina will contest, this Saturday, a partidillo of training against a combined of players of Newell's Old Boys, the club in whose inferior categories formed the '10' before recalar in the Barça

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The selection of Argentina continues with his preparation for the Glass America 2019, but will not play the first friendly until the next 7 June in front of Nicaragua. Until it arrive the appointment, the combined directed by Lionel Scaloni has foreseen to go playing some partidillo of previous training, for like this begin to entonarse when having the tournament increasingly near.

This Saturday, is programmed a partidillo in front of a combined of players of Newell's Old Boys, by what will treat of an appointment of special emotional value for Leo Messi. It fits to remember that Newell's Old Boys was the team in which 'The Flea' happened his infancy futbolística before crossing the Atlantic and recalar in the inferior categories of the FC Barcelona.

The organisation of said partidillo friendly by part of the 'staff' technical of Scaloni, in communion with the AFA, could be a particular wink to Leo Messi to motivate him of face to the dispute of the Glass America 2019. In the albiceleste are conscious that, once again, will need the best version and the miracles of the genius rosarino to try conquer the tournament.

Happened the partidillos of training and the friendly in front of Nicaragua, Argentina will debut in the Glass America in front of the selection of Colombia, the day 15 June. The aim is 'take care' to Messi and do that it arrive the best possible to physical level and anímico for the appointments of the phase of groups.

The first challenge of the albiceleste will be to happen to the rounds of eliminatory direct, and once there go seeing until where can arrive. Leo Messi already has lost at all less than three finals of Glass America along his career, by what will have a special motivation to conquer a tournament that carries years resisting him.

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It lived with special anger and impotence the two last stray finals in front of Chile, in 2015 and 2016, that arrived just after having lost also the final of the World-wide of Brazil 2014 in front of the selection of Germany. Leo Messi has to recover of all these defeats and infect to his mates, many of them young promises, of face to an always thrilling tournament.

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