[Football] – Messi announces return to national team

Argentina's Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring a free-kick against Panama during the Copa America Centenario football tournament in Chicago, Illinois, United States, on June 10, 2016. / AFP / OMAR TORRES

#Football star Lionel Messi announced on Friday that he was reversing his decision to retire from international football and would be returning to the Argentinean national side as he loved his country “too much”.

Argentina's Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring a free-kick against Panama during the Copa America Centenario football tournament in Chicago, Illinois, United States, on June 10, 2016.  / AFP / OMAR TORRES
Argentina’s Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring a free-kick against Panama during the Copa America Centenario football tournament in Chicago, Illinois, United States, on June 10, 2016. / AFP / OMAR TORRES

“I see there are many problems in football and I do not want to create another,” said the 29-year-old Messi in a press release, referring to the institutional crisis within the Argentinean Football Association (AFA).

“there are numerous matters to fix inside Argentinean soccer and that i choose to accomplish that inside than to criticize from outside,” he endured.

The forward, who plays for Barcelona, introduced his retirement from the countrywide team in June after Argentina turned into defeated via Chile within the very last of the Copa América Centenario.

Messi missed a penalty throughout the third immediately final he has misplaced with the national crew, after the 2014 global Cup and the 2015 Copa América.

“many things went via my mind the day of the final final and that i severely concept of leaving. But, i like my united states and this shirt an excessive amount of,” he wrote on Friday.

Argentina, headed up with the aid of new educate Edgardo Bauza, will start its qualifiers for the 2018 international Cup in Russia through facing Uruguay on September 1 and Venezuela on September 6.

Promote Your Music On This Platform Contact : Mobile : +2348132090729 BBM:33428A0F Email : info@ijebuloaded.com Twitter : @ijebuloadedNG

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.