My Only Goal Now Is To Win The World Cup – Lionel Messi
Argentina last reached the World Cup final in 2014, where it lost 1–0 to Germany national football team.
The World Cup is the only major trophy Messi is yet to win.
Argentine international and Barcelona forward, Messi is has revealed his only goal now is to win the World Cup after failing on 3 occasions to fire Argentine to win the FIFA World Cup.
Messi has won an Olympic gold medal with Argentina in Beijing 2008 and he also won the under-20 World Cup but he is yet to have a feel of the major FIFA World Cup trophy.
Messi revealed in an interview;
The only goal I have now is to win the World Cup with the national team. It might be my last world cup, who knows.
The South American powerhouses haven’t won a senior title since 1993. Argentina last reached the World Cup final in 2014, where it lost 1–0 to Germany national football team. Previous to this their last World Cup final was in 1990, which is also lost, 1–0, to West Germany by a much-disputed penalty.
He has scored six times in the FIFA World Cup tournaments, once in 2006, four times in 2014, when he guided his team to the final and was awarded the Golden Ball, and once in the 2018 World Cup. The remainder of Messi’s goals, 34, have come in friendlies.