With lower than two months remaining for the 2022 FIFA World Cup, Argentina star Paulo Dybala has made an honest admission about Argentina’s dependency on their talisman Lionel Messi. The AS Roma ahead has admitted that the total squad’s wellbeing rests on the shoulders of the Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) ahead.
Lionel Messi met up with his worldwide teammates earlier this week, with Argentina gearing up to participate in the closing couple of fixtures earlier than the 2022 FIFA World Cup. Messi and Co. will first tackle Honduras on Friday night time (September 23) earlier than squaring off in opposition to Jamaica on Tuesday (September 27).
Before the friendlies, Dybala spoke with TyC sports, with the Argentine outlet asking the Roma star to touch upon Lionel Messi’s current state. Dybala mentioned:
“Leo (Messi) is doing very well. When he is well, we are all well. It’s always nice to work next to him and see him every day. In addition, at a football level, he had a good start to the year in his club.”
Messi has certainly been in glorious type for the Parisians, pitching in with 14 purpose contributions (6 targets, 8 assists) in 11 video games throughout competitions this season.
Paulo Dybala believes Lionel Messi’s type might enhance Argentina’s chances at the 2022 FIFA World Cup
La Albiceleste are heading into the 2022 FIFA World Cup on the again of two consecutive trophy wins. They snagged the 2021 Copa America in the summer time of 2021 earlier than profitable the Finalissima at Italy’s expense in June this yr.
Dybala admitted that Argentina’s current outcomes and Lionel Messi’s good run of type made them legit candidates for the World Cup, however refused to take the competitors as a right.
The former Juventus star added:
“The fact that Argentina has won two trophies in one year and that it has achieved so many consecutive positive results makes everyone see it as a candidate, but I think that Argentina will always be a candidate and even more so with Leo so well.
“We have to be aware of what we can achieve, but we also have to be very careful because the World Cup is different.”