Lionel Messi will be out when Argentina faces Colombia in Qualifiers heading to Qatar

A few days before starting the day at Playoffs towards the World Cup held in Qatar, good news was known for the selected team led by Reinaldo Rueda.

The Colombia selection awaits his next match at the end of January when he faces Peru in Barranquilla, and later to Argentina on February 1, a game that will be decisive for their aspirations to qualify for the World Cup.


Photo: Lionel Messi’s Instagram

In the game against the heavenly team, the “Tricolor”, you can enjoy the absence of the Argentine star Lionel Messi who will miss the match thanks to two possible reasons:

Apparently Messi’s current club, PSG, would have asked the Argentine Football Association for the player to stay in Paris with the intention that he can dedicate himself fully to preparing for the knockout stages of the Champions League. League, when the Parisian club faces Real Madrid.

On the other hand, the 10 would not be fully recovered or not as I wanted, after being diagnosed with Covid 19.

Also, while the South American qualifying dates are being disputed, in France a decisive game will be played against him Nice for League 1 and the round of 16 of the Cup of that country.

Lionel Messi says it took him “longer” than expected to recover from covid 19

Photo: Lionel Messi's Instagram

Photo: Lionel Messi’s Instagram

Leo Messi, that it was positive in covid 19, during the end of the year holidays that he went to Argentina, he said that it has taken him “longer” than expected to recover from the disease, although he asserted that he is already training with PSG to get “at 100%”.

“It took me longer than I thought to be well, but I almost recovered and I am really looking forward to getting back on the court. I have been training these days to put myself at 100%, very nice challenges are coming this year and I hope we will soon we can see again, “he said on his Instagram account.

The Argentine star has been in Paris since last week, but his return to group training has been postponed, despite having been presenting negative covid tests for days.

PSG’s “30” was low last Sunday in the league draw in Lyon (1-1). His participation on Saturday against Brest is still unknown.

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