Messi back in Argentina squad for first time since World Cup

FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - World Cup - Round of 16 - France vs Argentina - Kazan Arena, Kazan, Russia - June 30, 2018 Argentina's Lionel Messi and Angel Di Maria celebrate their second goal scored by Gabriel Mercado REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins/File Photo

(Reuters) – Argentina captain Lionel Messi is back in the national squad for the first time since last year’s World Cup in Russia, and will play in at least one of their friendlies against Venezuela and Morocco this month, coach Lionel Scaloni said on Thursday. The Barcelona forward has not played for his country since […]

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