FIFA World Cup 2018: Why Lionel Messi said to the Argentine fans, ‘We are not the best and not the contenders’

FIFA World Cup fever is rising on football fans. In the tournament starting on 14th June next month, a team of champions will be formed in this phase.

FIFA World Cup fever is rising on football fans. In the tournament starting on 14th June next month, a team of champions will be formed in this phase. Apart from defending champions Germany, Brazil and Argentina are considered to be the strongest contenders for winning the tournament. Although the opinion of Argentine magical footballer Lionel Messi is different from that. He has urged the football fans of his country to live in reality.

Messi believes that we have to admit that we are not the best team in the world at this time and other teams going to Russia are better than us. Messi said this in the wake of the current Argentine team’s composition. He said that we are not going to Russia to take part in this tournament as a strong contender.

Messi said in an interview with Argentine Channel 13, “Fans need to understand that we are not going to Russia as the strongest contender of the title but we have a good team of players and we are ready. Messi was asked if Argentina could win the World Cup, then he said, ‘I have such confidence. I trust this team. “He said,” We have talented and experienced players. ” Despite this, they did not stop adding that we can not send the message that we are the best because this is not true. Messi said that some teams are better than us.

Significantly, the inauguration of the FIFA World Cup 2018 will be played between hosts Russia and Saudi Arabia on June 14. The tournament will be started in Moscow. Tournament matches will be played in 11 cities of Russia. The final match will be played on July 15.