Argentina coach Lionel Scaloni says Lionel Messi will play vs. Ecuador


Argentina national team coach Lionel Scaloni has confirmed that Lionel Messi will play vs. Ecuador.

Lionel Scaloni spoke at a press conference in Chicago on Saturday after the team’s arrival to the city. Scaloni did not mention if Messi will start against Ecuador but he did sya that he will play. Here is what Scaloni had to say:

“The people will be able to see Messi tomorrow. He will surely play for a while. We are going to think carefully about the minutes that they will have so that we are ready for the debut.

“I imagine Leo (Messi) will play. I don’t know if it will be the entire match, 30 minutes, 60, but the people will be able to see him, that is the most important thing.”