Lionel Messi can Tuesday with Argentina play in the friendly against Spain in Madrid.
Lionel Messi with coach Jorge Sampaoli.
The 30-year-old star player of Barcelona, according to Argentine coach Jorge Sampaoli recovered from a muscle injury in a thigh. Messi trained Monday normally with the selection of the runner up at the worlds. “He is wedstrijdfit”, let Sampaoli know.
Messi had Friday the friendly against Italy (2-0) miss. According to Sampaoli, there is no danger that Messi again symptoms. “If there is even the slightest risk, then it would be ‘Leo’ against my decision effective. The night before the match against Italy, he said, are not ready to play. I do not think that there is now something of him will stop to Tuesday, to play.”
Messi arrives in Madrid on the field, some teammates at the Spanish opponent, including Andres Iniesta, Gerard Piqué and Jordi Alba. But also Isco, Dani Carvajal and Sergio Ramos, players of eternal rival Real Madrid, against Argentina will probably be of the party.