Sport

Messi Ruled Out Of Super Eagles’ Encounter

Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Tumblr

Lionel Messi Argentina

Argentina captain will not play against the when both sides clash in an international friendly on November 14.

However, Messi will play the friendly against Russia on November 11 at the reopening of the Luzhnikí stadium in Moscow.

Super Eagles All Set In Friendly Match Against Argentina Today

Argentina coaching crew, headed by Jorge Sampaoli, will allow the striker fly out of Moscow after the first friendly, to get enough time to rest before returning to club duties.

World Cup Qualifiers: Super Eagles Head Up Against Cameroon - See Line-Up

The rest of the Argentina squad will head to Krasnodar, where they will play against Nigeria on November 14.

This same scenario happened in the Albiceleste’s last international friendlies against Brazil (June 9) and Singapore (June 13), when Messi went the distance against the Seleção but was omitted from the matchday squad against the Asians.

Super Eagles Players Suffer Multiple Injuries Ahead Algeria, Argentina Games

Meanwhile, Sampaoli has called up Emiliano Insúa to replace Lucas Biglia, who suffered from an inflammation in the patellar tendon of his left knee.

Ibukun Adebanjo

Ibukun Adebanjo

Creative designer, writer and poet.

For news/tips/information contact [email protected]

Whatsapp only: +2348162200229
Ibukun Adebanjo

Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on talkGlitz.tv? 

Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +2348162200229, Join our Telegram: "TalkGlitz Media" Social Media @talkGlitz: #talkglitz & DM or Email: [email protected]

Write A Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.