16 December 2011

[Former player; Selection] Riquelme wants to play with Messi in Argentina

The exazulgrana Juan Roman Riquelme confessed that he wants "to play with Messi and help classify the selection" albiceleste the World Cup Brazil 2014.

In televised statements, Boca #10, compared to Messi and Maradona: "When I was little, I wanted to see Maradona play and today my son Augustine wants you to pass the ball to Messi because he knows that something will happen." "I know that I depend on the performance of my club, my colleagues and I have no doubt that if things go well I will wear the shirt of my country. I have that illusion," said Riquelme, who has not been called on any occasion by Argentina coach Alejandro Sabella. (via SPORT)