Argentine coach Lionel Scaloni stated that Lionel Messi’s role in the ground is important! Leo Messi himself has accepted that he cannot give his best in the ongoing season of Copa America. But the Argentina coach Scaloni does not want to judge him based on his ground’s performance only. By defeating Venezuela, Argentina has promoted to the 2019 Copa America semi-final and to the race of final, they will face Brazil. So, the Argentine boss has remembered the important role of the great player. Actually, Scaloni wants them to remember what LM10 did for the country. His role is always important for Argentina team wheater he scores goals or not.
At the Rio de Janeiro, Brazil earlier today Argentina played against Venezuela which was the 2nd quarter-final. The same opponent stopped Brazil in the group level but against Argentina, they faced the defeat. The 14th times Copa America winner Argentina beat them by a 2 – 0 goal where the two goalscorers for Albiceleste are Lo Celso and Lautaro Martinez. In the match, once again the Barcelona forward could not find the net. Considering the group stage and quarter-final, the five times Ballon d’Or winner scored only one goal. And that has come from a penalty against Paraguay. The match finished with a 1 – 1 goal draw.
So, after the Venezuela match, Argentine coach Scaloni faced the obvious question about the performance of Lionel Messi. As usual, to him, the 32 years old Messi is the World’s best player. He also added that Lionel Messi’s role in the ground is important for team Argentina! What he used to do in the dressing room, others cannot even imagine. But the coach also assured that to get Messi in a team is simply amazing. Considering all the options about Leo, he is the best player in the World.
Besides, the criticized about the grounds in Brazil continues. The host team coach Tite also blamed the ground and the Argentine boss made the same statement. The conditions of the grounds are not good and dribbling is almost impossible here. In the upcoming 2nd July, Brazil will play against Argentina in the 1st semi-final.