Wed. Dec 7th, 2022
AL RAYYAN: Argentina Captain Lionel Messi says he’s feeling good ahead of Group C’s first game against Saudi Arabia on Tuesday, which is likely to be the last World Cup.
“Physically I feel very good, I’m in a great moment both personally and physically and I don’t have any problems,” said Messi, who had a light workout away from his teammates on Saturday. Monday.
“I heard them say that I trained differently. It was because there was a knock on my door, but it’s okay (it’s happening). It was just a precaution.”
The 35-year-old player, who will play the fifth World Cup in Qatar, added that he did not prepare differently for the tournament, which will be played for the first time in November and December.
“I didn’t do anything special,” the forward said.
“I took care of myself as I did throughout my career and worked knowing that this was a special moment, because this is probably my last World Cup, my last chance to fulfill this big dream that I and all of us have.”