Messi may miss Italy-Argentina friendly

Rome, Aug 11 (IANS) Lionel Messi could miss Argentina's friendly with Italy here due to a muscular problem.

The Barcelona icon was benched for Saturday's match in Kuala Lumpur against the Malaysia XI. He has been rested because of a problem in his left thigh, reports Xinhua.

The Italy-Argentina clash takes place at the Stadio Olimpico Aug 14.


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