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In an undisputed 1-0 win Argentina national team Antonio Sanabria spits in the back for the third date of the 2026 World Cup qualifier against Paraguay. Lionel Messi The captain of the world champion came out to answer him: “I don’t even know who this guy is“.
La Pulca was referring to the controversial episode in the final minutes of the match at the Monumental Stadium, which ended Lionel Scaloni’s side’s 3rd straight win en route to the World Cup in Canada, Mexico and the United States.
“I saw them spit on me in the locker room. I don’t even know who this guy is. I didn’t see it, I was told later. It does not need to be emphasized because he is going to speak everywhere. It will be known. Better to leave it at that“, he shot 10 in the mixed zone.
This is the 6th clash between Alpiroja No. 9 and Rosario Star. When they crossed paths in La Liga, Messi’s Barcelona always beat Toni’s teams: 6-0 against Sporting de Gijon (Leo’s goal), 6-2 against Betis (double from Leo) and 5-2 against Betis (double from Leo and one from Sanabria). .
In qualifying, they drew 1-1 and 0-0 en route to Qatar 2022, and the Albiceleste won 1-0 in this Tuesday’s clash.