Barcelona’s Lionel Messi on Monday joined the Argentine national team in Madrid, which is preparing to play two friendlies this month against Venezuela and Morocco, and will return to his country for the first time since the World Cup in 2018.
After scoring three hat-trick goals against Real Betis (4-1) in the 28th round of the Spanish league, the world’s best player joined his team-mates, according to photos published on Twitter’s latest account, Real Madrid Training Center.
— Leo Messi ? (@WeAreMessi) March 18, 2019
Messi have missed Argentina team since World Cup against France and will return to a squad preparing for two friendly matches against Venezuela on March 22 at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium of Atletico Madrid and against Morocco on 26th in Tangier.
The two matches are part of the preparations for Argentina’s Copa America South America, which Brazil will host on June 14 and July 7.