Javier Mascherano He assured that he sees Lionel Messi well despite the fact that Barcelona is not going through his best sporting moment and made it clear that, as a friend, he will “support the decision” he makes regarding his future. In addition, within the framework of his presentation as Ambassador of La Liga Santander, the Jefecito recommended David Ayala, his former partner in Estudiantes de La Plata, for Spanish football.
“I see Messi well, beyond the fact that Barcelona is not going through its best sporting moment. The body language and the performances he has been having this season have not changed in what he has been doing for fifteen years “Mascherano said.
In addition, he acknowledged: “It is strange to play with such a crack and you also suffer because you get used to having the best by your side. A better quality of colleagues, better performance ”.
When asked about the future of 10, the Rosario was very cautious: “I would never dare give you advice from Leo. They are personal decisions and as a friend I will support the one I make “.
In reference to the questions that Culé has received for his defensive errors, Mascherano said: “Being outside I do not like to comment, but Playing defense in a club like Barcelona is not easy, you are always taking risks and you have to be more focused because a mistake is very expensive ”.
Whoever was also a Liverpool footballer highlighted the projection that young people like Ansu Fati and Pedri have, from whom he received the best references from Messi and other references: “They told me that they have the ambition to continue growing.”
Finally, the four-time World Cup player was asked to recommend an Argentine footballer for La Liga and his response was: “For having shared a team in Estudiantes with him, I think that David Ayala, a lefty and elegant 5, would be ideal for the League”.
It should be noted that the event, led by Chechu Bonelli, was carried out in Buenos Aires and was attended by Fernando Redondo Y Fernando Sanz, Director of the La Liga Santander Ambassador Project. Andres Iniesta Y Aritz Aduriz, who for a long time have been carrying out the role that Mascherano now joins, left him their virtual greetings and congratulations.