Robben: More to Argentina than Messi.
The Napoli striker struck a superb goal in the first half and that was enough to see off a disappointing Red Devils side.
Together Puyol Barcelona forward Messi Continues.
Angel di Maria has praised Lionel Messi’s captaincy of Argentina, revealing the Barcelona star was the players’ choice for the role.
Messi was named skipper of his country in August 2011 by head coach Alejandro Sabella, and will lead a team fancied by many as potential tournament winners to this year’s FIFA World Cup in Brazil.
And Di Maria – who, alongside Messi and the likes of Sergio Aguero and Gonzalo Higuain, provides Argentina with a fearsome attacking line-up – has backed the captain to shine at this year’s tournament.
The Barcelona star is confident of his nation’s chances at this summer’s World Cup in Brazil, ahead of their final warm-up match against Slovenia on Saturday.
The former England international says he thinks the Barcelona star is the best player in the world, and has also talked about his country’s chances at this summer’s World Cup.
Sports marketing research firm Repucom has unveiled its list of the ten most marketable soccer players on the planet.
Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi.
About the upcoming FIFA World Cup.
FC Barcelona coach said he was happy with the club’s success to negotiate a new contract for Lionel Messi.