Argentinian football legend Lionel Messi has given a big blow to his fans. Messi has announced that the Football World Cup to be held in the year 2022 will be his last major tournament. That is, after this World Cup, he can retire anytime, because after this the next World Cup will be held only after four years.
Argentina team captain Lionel Messi has confirmed that this will be his last World Cup. In an interview, when he was asked whether this is his last World Cup, then he said that yes, it is absolutely the last. Let us tell you that after 2022, the next Football World Cup will be in 2026 and then Lionel Messi will have been 39 years old. This is the reason why he has already confirmed the last World Cup.
35-year-old Lionel Messi said that I am feeling better physically, I hope that I will have a good season even before the World Cup. It was not my first time, I have come back from injury and feel better now. Now I am only counting the days of the World Cup, the fact is that the nervousness is increasing as the time is approaching.
Lionel Messi said that this is the last World Cup, so he wants everything to be good. On one hand he is not waiting and on the other hand he is quite nervous too.
Messi is the king of records
Lionel Messi is counted not only at the present time but also among the all-time great footballers. He has scored 90 goals for Argentina in international football. He is at number three in terms of scoring the most goals in international football, the record for scoring the most international goals is held by Cristiano Ronaldo (117 goals).
If we talk about club football, then Lionel Messi, who played for Barcelona club for a long time, is currently part of Paris Saint German club. Shortly before he left Barcelona. Messi scored a total of 474 goals for Barcelona, while for PSG he has so far scored 11 goals.