Argentina captain, Lionel Messi has disclosed that he’s having the best moments of his football career at the ongoing 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
Recall that the 35-year-old scored his third goal in the competition in Qatar as Argentina beat Australia 2-1 to book a place in the quarterfinals.
Messi said this year’s competition is his best because he has his family around him as he nets his 789 goals through 1,000 career games.
“My family is always on my mind,” Messi told reporters after the game. “My children, because they are grown up and understand everything.
“They suffer it, they enjoy it… I am very happy to share these moments with them.
Messi explained that this is the first World Cup tournament he is attending with his grown-up children with his youngest children also attending their first World Cup.
“And it’s always the happiest,” Messi said, adding that his first son Thiago was not yet aware of what a World Cup is,” four years ago.
Source: Complete Sports