Technical Director of the Argentina Selection, Lionel Scaloni, before talking with Lionel Messi "to try to join" to the squad in 2019, where the Amrica Cup will be played in Brazil. "We have delayed talks, which we hope will end in the best way and everyone in this case we are optimistic to be positive", assured in talks with the official AFA website.
And I continue the possibility of the return of the Barcelona captain for the first FIFA date next year: "I'm not saying that I speak very often, but we have a relationship, during that time we will try to talk to him so he can join in 2019. This is my conversation delayed with him, and we will talk. For us it is important, for any coach, it is important to direct it and for me more"
Regarding the national team's goal for 2019, the 40-year-old coach said: "The goal is to follow consolidating players and consolidating teams, not 11 definite, but this is how to play and especially think that we have very difficult competition. Keep calling young and important players, with the mission that for this contest a homogenous group is collected and can compete maximally ".
For his part, the president of the AFA, Claudio Tapia, spoke a few days ago in a video published by the official Twitter account chosen and clarified that Messi did not leave albiceleste and is expected to be in the next call list to enjoy "the best player in the world". "Flea's last match" with a blue and white shirt is at the World Cup in Russia, in elimination against France.
"You did well when you saw him enter the playing field and see what he was doing, he made me happy for all he represented, because he left our country very well and I think he is the standard bearer of world football." He said the mandams from Argentine football, which also added that the person who decided whether he was in concentrate was coach Scaloni.