What is Lionel Messi (36, Paris Saint-Germain) thinking about the 2026 World Cup in North and Central America?
In an interview with Diario Ole, an Argentine media released on the 2nd (local time), Messi said, “It will be difficult to participate in the 2026 World Cup because of my age.” There is still time until the World Cup, so I will have to wait and see how my career will progress.”
At the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, which ended last December, Messi finally held the World Cup trophy in his arms. He scored 7 goals and 3 assists and was even awarded the Golden Ball. 안전놀이터
Messi once said before the World Cup in Qatar, “This will be his last World Cup.” “I couldn’t help but think about his age.
However, Messi left open the possibility of participating in the next World Cup, saying he wants to play until he can continue playing football.
Meanwhile, Argentina national football team coach Lionel Scaloni also interviewed Spanish radio Calvia FM last month. “I think Messi will be able to participate in the next World Cup,” he said, “and the door is always open.”