Lionel Messi spoke with the newspaper Marca in Spain, to whom he granted an in-depth interview from the privacy of his home in Paris, where he analyzed his present as champion of America and classified for Qatar 2022, the news of PSG and also of Barcelona.
“I would like to be in a new final and achieve a new goal,” he said.
Messi and Argentina, along with Brazil, are the first two selected that obtained the passage for the next Qatar 2022 World Cup that will be played from November.
“We finished with the accomplished goal of qualifying for the World Cup in a brilliant way. And now wanting to go for more, “he said. “The illusion and the dream are always there,” he added.
Messi achieved his first title with the senior national team with the consecration of the Copa América in Brazil, something that is still latent in his mind and heart.
“I was able to meet one of the goals that cost me so much as the America’s Cup was because I had been very close several times but had not achieved it,” he said.
On the other hand, the “albiceleste” captain and world soccer star wants more, after being close to reaching the final of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil and indicated that he has “wanting to go for more”.
“We finished with the goal of qualifying for the World Cup in a brilliant way. Now we are doing very well now, but we know that we still have a long way to go to be one of the great candidates ”, he acknowledged.
Winning the Copa América helps a lot because the team works differently and has more confidence. But we will try to arrive in the best possible way », he closed his talk about the“ albiceleste ”facing a year for the dispute of the next World Cup that will take place in Asia.
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