Real Madrid GM Valdano: No need to fear Messi

Real Madrid general manager Jorge Valdano insists there is no need for them to fear Barcelona star Lionel Messi.

Real Madrid general manager Jorge Valdano insists there is no need for them to fear Barcelona star Lionel Messi.

The Argentine's hat-trick against Real Zaragoza has Spanish football identities likening Messi to Diego Maradona.

But Valdano insists: "Messi is not a problem, he is an incentive .

"The great form of Messi will give the fans more value to this league, if we win."

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