It has ben revealed that Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi has admitted discussing playing for Spain earlier in his career.
Messi will captain Argentina at the World Cup next month.
And he revealed to Sport: “I wasn’t hoping that the Spanish would call me. There were informal contacts, but I always said I wanted to play for my country because I love Argentina and feel they’re the colours of my choice.
“I want to change my record at World Cups. I want to make Argentines happy.”