Messi confirmed this at a post-match conference after the final game of the Qatar2022 against France. According to the little magician as he is popular called, he doesn’t not have plans to retire after the triumph in Qatar.
No, I won’t retire. I want to keep playing as world champions with the Argentina jersey.
Messi has led Argentina to victory at the Copa America and the World Cup. He has answered the question of those who always criticised for giving his best to the first.
Lionel Messi: “No, I’m NOT gonna retire from the national team. I want to keep playing as World Cup champions with Argentina shirt”, tells TyC Sports. ⭐️🇦🇷 #Qatar2022 pic.twitter.com/Nd9KGboZgG
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