Technical Director of Argentine Breeding, Lionel Scaloniahead of the conversation with Lionel Messi "try to join" in the team in 2019, during which the Brazilian Cup will be played in Brazil. “We have a waiting conversation, which we hope will end well, and everyone in this sense is optimistic”Confident in talking to the official AFA website.
And I continue to question the possible return of the captain of Barcelona to the first FIFA date next year: “I don’t say that I speak very often, but we have a relationship during which we will try to talk with him so that he can join in 2019 . This is a conversation that I expect with him, and we will talk. For us it is important, for any coach it is important, but for me much more.".
Regarding the goals of the national team for 2019, the 40-year-old coach said: “The goal is to follow player consolidation and team consolidation, not 11, but this is a way of playing and especially thinking that we have a competition that is very difficult. Keep calling young and important playerswith the mission to form a homogeneous group for this competition in order to be able to compete at the maximum. "
For his part, the president of AFA, Claudio Tapia, spoke a few days ago in a video published on the official Twitter account of the elect, and explained that Messi did not leave Albitseleste and is expected to be on the following list of enjoy "the best player in the world", The last match of the "Flea" with a blue-and-white shirt was held at the World Championships in Russia, in the qualifying match against France.
“You succeed when you see that he goes on the field for the game and see what he does, he pleases me with everything he represents, because he leaves our country very well and I think he is the standard bearer of world football” . He said that the mandam of Argentine football also added that one of those who decide whether he is in concentrates is coach Skaloni.