Lionel Scaloni's telephone call to Lionel Messi is coming: is he still in the Argentine national team?

Lionel Scaloni's telephone call to Lionel Messi is coming: is he still in the Argentine national team?

The 4 to 3 of France to the Argentine National Team was a difficult blow to assimilate. The defeat in the second round of the World Cup in Russia led to the departure of Jorge Sampaoli, the resignations of Javier Mascherano and Lucas Biglia, and the smell at the end of the cycle of other players. But what is not yet known is what will happen to Captain Lionel Messi. Is that the 10 was not expressed after the elimination. Will Messi continue playing in the National Team? Is it time to definitely close this stage? Only Messi has the answer to these questions. While the leaders of the AFA, led by Claudio Tapia, are looking for the replacement of Sampaoli, it is Lionel Scaloni who assumed the technical direction of the team on an interim basis. At his side he has Pablo Aimar, idol of the Argentine 10 and great past with the shirt Argentina.Toda Pasión could find out that in the next few hours Scaloni will pick up the phone and talk long and hard with Messi. One of the questions will be if you feel like playing the next friendlies with the team's shirt, against Guatemala (September 7) and vs. Colombia (11 of the same month), both in the United States. Scaloni and Aimar directed the Argentine U-20 team at the L'Alcudia tournament, where they celebrated after winning the final to Russia by 2 to 1. In contact with the press, the coach explained: "We have ten days to think about the list and thirteen hours by plane to talk to Pablo. " The new names that are expected? Mauro Icardi, Lautaro Martinez, Santiago Ascacibar, Franco Armani and some more. In this renovation would not be the historical like Sergio Agüero, Ángel Di María or Gonzalo Higuaín.Scaloni has no experience as a coach. He was in Russia as a collaborator of Sampaoli and was in charge of the Sub 20 after the departure of Sebastián Beccacece, who returned to Defensa y Justicia. In this way he will have his first matches as a coach nothing more and nothing less than before the Senior Team. Will it be with Messi? Since the environment of 10 say that most likely to decide to take a break from the selection. His World Cup was not good and he knows it. That is why there is a chance to move away at least in the remainder of 2018. Chiqui Tapia said that by December he would have Sampaoli's official replacement: Will Leo return in 2019 to play the Copa América in Brazil? .

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