Lionel Scaloni, in a press conference


Scaloni reveals Messi's situation in the Argentina national team

Published:24/12/2019 - 10:28h

Updated:24/12/2019 - 10:28h

Lionel Scaloni, current coach of the Argentine national team, talked about Leo Messi and the situation that the Barça star has within the national team

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During some months, Leo Messi arrived to ausentar of the announcements of the selection of Argentina because of the sanction that dragged from the past Glass America, after his controversial statements against the arbitration of the CONMEBOL along the quoted tournament, and especially during the semifinals against Brazil. In the last list, the Argentinian already was available and was summoned by Lionel Scaloni.

The ex player of the Sportive of the Coruña, now seleccionador of the albiceleste, ensured that the situation of Messi in the combined national is the one to be one more than the group. "For us, the technical body, and think that for his mates also, is a boy more, a player more. We attain to not to distinguish it of the rest. We try that all the world was the one who is inside of a group, that anybody stand out by the other", explained in the official page of the AFA.

About the evolution of the Argentinian selection, Scaloni has clear that the team has improved. "We know very well to where we go and the what want to. We have grown and matured a lot. We could trace back several parties, thing that before did not happen. I think that the maturity is a quality that have had in these six final months", commented.

Also it spoke about the eliminatory for the World-wide of Qatar 2022​, that are harder for the Latin American selections. "Has a difficulty that Europe does not have, because you go to play to the height, to dry fields, to the cold, to the heat", ensured, adding that "for me are the most difficult of the world. For Argentina, historically were complicated".

Scaloni Wished can have all his effective for the future: "we Expect to have all the boys and that know what are playing ". Besides, it recognised that it is proud to be able to head to Argentina. "Always I wanted to be trainer, gave me this possibility and attempt take advantage of it and enjoy it. It is a charge that to me fills me of pride", sentenced.

Qatar 2022 could be the last stop of Messi with Argentina

Leo Messi will follow playing with Argentina to start with to prepare the one who could be his last international appointment with his selection, the World-wide of Qatar of 2022. Happened this date, will be more than likely that the '10' hang the boots of the albiceleste. Last opportunity, then , so that Messi finish conquering an important title with the combined national before the withdrawal.

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