Messi to miss Nigeria – Argentina friendly

Argentina and Barcelona forward Lionel Messi, will not be part of Argentina’s squad that will face Nigeria’s Super Eagles in Krasnodar on Tuesday

Messi skippered Argentina to a 1-0 win over Russia on Saturday, and will instead return to Barcelona ahead of his club’s Spanish La Liga fixture next weekend against Leganes.

He singlehandedly qualified Argentina for the 2018 World Cup, scoring twice against Ecuador in Quito.

His absence was confirmed on Argentine Football Association Twitter handle on Saturday evening.

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