Argentine FA confirm Barcelona's Messi out of all friendlies

The Argentine FA has confirmed they won't consider Barcelona star Lionel Messi for international friendlies. Barca sports chief Txiki Begiristain was in Buenos Aries last week for talks with AFA officials about protecting Messi from his heavy season schedule and it was agreed the midfielder would be overlooked from all friendlies in the future.

The Argentine FA has confirmed they won't consider Barcelona star Lionel Messi for international friendlies.

Barca sports chief Txiki Begiristain was in Buenos Aries last week for talks with AFA officials about protecting Messi from his heavy season schedule and it was agreed the midfielder would be overlooked from all friendlies in the future.

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