According to the Argentine press, the Barcelona player has continued to experience pain in his abductor muscle and will not play versus Spain on Tuesday night.
Argentina making sure to be careful with Messi’s fitness
In an interview with Fox Sports, Messi said he was very keen to play but the muscle fatigue persists. Claudio Tapia, the president of the Argentine Football Federation, has no doubt that “If Messi does not feel 100%, he will not be risk. They have not called us from Barcelona. They know we’re going to take care of him, “he said on TyC Sports.