Messi has not yet officially retired from Argentina duty, though he may find that within the next year or so will be the appropriate time to hang up his Albiceleste boots.
Does Lionel Messi still play for Argentina?
Lionel Messi’s Soccer Career and Teams
Messi has only played for FC Barcelona, where he first signed at age 13. He also plays for the Argentina national team.
Why did Messi quit Argentina?
The Barcelona forward had previously said he would not play for Argentina again following the team’s loss to Chile in the final of the Copa America in the US. However, in a statement on Friday, Messi explained that he wanted to continue representing his country as he preferred “to help from within”.
Who is better Messi or Ronaldo?
Messi is the all-time La Liga top scorer, as well as having the most assists in the competition’s history – with Ronaldo in second for goals scored and in third for assists provided – while Ronaldo is the UEFA Champions League all-time top goalscorer and assist provider, with Messi in second for both goals scored and …
Has Messi won any international trophy?
Messi has reached three Copas America finals and one World Cup final, losing each time. However, he does boast an Olympic gold medal and one from the Under-20 World Cup.
Will Lionel Messi leave Barcelona?
A couple of days removed from Barcelona’s Champions League defeat, this time at the hands of PSG, the fallout continues. This time, it comes from former Barça player Rivaldo, who spoke following the 4-1 loss. According to the Brazilian striker, Lionel Messi will leave Barca at the end of the season and join PSG.
When did Messi became captain of Argentina?
As the squad’s captain from August 2011, he led Argentina to three consecutive finals: the 2014 FIFA World Cup, for which he won the Golden Ball, and the 2015 and 2016 Copa América.
Who is faster than Ronaldo?
World-record holder and eight-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt feels five-time Ballon d’Or winner and footballer Cristiano Ronaldo is faster. Usain Bolt and Cristiano Ronaldo. Bolt retired from athletics in 2017 but the eight-time Olympic gold medallist still holds the world records over 100 and 200 metres.
Who is the goat in soccer?
Lionel Messi added another feather to his cap after being named football’s GOAT at the NFL Super Bowl on Sunday night.
Who is the god of football?
He was none other than Diego Maradona, one of the world’s greatest football players, also called ‘The God of Football’. He saw heaven and hell on Earth and died Wednesday at the age of 60. Maradona was a player who, apart from scoring goals, also made mistakes.
What Cup has Messi won Argentina?
Since his first match for Barcelona in 2004, Lionel Messi has won a whopping 30 trophies with Barcelona. But that’s just for Barcelona. He’s also won an Olympic gold medal with Argentina at Beijing 2008 and he also won the under-20 World Cup.
Has Ronaldo won any international trophy?
He has won 31 major trophies in his career, including seven league titles, five UEFA Champions Leagues, one UEFA European Championship, and one UEFA Nations League title. Ronaldo holds the records for the most goals (134) and assists (42) in the history of the UEFA Champions League.
Has Messi won any Cup for Argentina?
Lionel Messi has finally lifted a trophy for Argentina’s senior national team. Granted it was not one of major note such as the World Cup or the Copa America, where he has fallen three times at the last hurdle in Albiceleste colours in total.