Did Lionel Messi retire from Argentina?
Copa America 2019: No retirement on the cards for Lionel Messi after another heartbreak with Argentina. Lionel Messi has said he has no plans to retire from international football after yet another trophy-less run in a tournament. Argentina lost to Brazil in the Copa America.
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”.
What did Messi won with 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.
What age will Messi retire?
The average age for a footballer to retire, according to the PFA, is 35. Ronaldo has already passed that point, while Lionel Messi will do so in 2023.
Is Messi going to retire?
Messi admitted that “retirement is approaching” in his 2019 Ballon d’Or acceptance speech, but there has been little indication from him as to what he might do when he hangs his boots up for good. However, it seems likely that he will remain involved in football in one form or another – even if that isn’t at Barcelona.
Who is better in Messi and Ronaldo?
While Ronaldo currently has more goals overall, Messi has the edge in the scoring department, with a higher season average (40 to 35), having hit a high of 73 goals in 2011-12.
Who is Messi’s wife and do they have children?
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.
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.
At what age will Ronaldo retire?
On his retirement he added: “He is 36, we are in 2021 and I will remain here only until 2024.
Is Ronaldo married?
Has Messi left Barcelona?
Former Barcelona player says Lionel Messi will leave for PSG
According to the Brazilian striker, Lionel Messi will leave Barca at the end of the season and join PSG.