The captain set foot on Argentine soil and did so with a smile. Lionel Messi He arrived in the country to meet his teammates and prepare for the first qualifying match for the upcoming World Cup. La Pulga left the United States temporarily and arrived in Buenos Aires on Tuesday morning. One of the first things he did was share a photo on his networks which quickly filled up with them Likes And comments. However, one detail of the photo caught attention.
The world champion is living a wonderful professional present. His career in Inter Miami It works in the best way. He even left the United States for a few days after the victory. On Sunday, his team beat Los Angeles FC 3-1, and the world’s biggest stars were present at Banc of California Stadium to watch it live. Who was there? No more and no less than Leonardo DiCaprio, Selena Gomez, Owen Wilson and Prince Harrybetween after the numbers.
Now, the man from Rosario faces another challenge: The first match of the 2026 World Cup qualifiers. He arrived on Tuesday on his private plane and headed to the Argentine Football Association headquarters in Ezeiza. He just took a photo at the entrance of the building and later shared it on Instagram.
“Together again”He wrote next to the picture and all eyes fell on him. look Sober and relaxed. Aside from the bright colors he wore at Inter, Leo showed himself with Total black outfit Black jacket with small white lettersT-shirt underneath and black pants. He added matching sneakers, a backpack, and a blue handbag.
Within an hour, the post had more than two million likes and hundreds of comments. “Welcome home, Captain.”; “Enjoy the bicelesti, as much as we enjoy watching it”; “Hello Captain,” some users commented. Others also expressed their desire to see him wear the three-star shirt with the rest of the world champions.
but, When does the Argentine national team play? It will be Lascaloneta’s first match before the 2026 World Cup, which will be held in the United States, Mexico and Canada. Thursday 7 September. Starting at nine in the evening, the players will go out to Monumental Stadium to face Ecuador. Now, with the arrival of the Captain, the team is now complete and preparing to face the next challenge.
On the other hand, the next meeting will be Tuesday 12 September, starting at 5pm against Bolivia. On the second qualifying date, the world champions will travel to La Paz to play at the Hernando Siles Stadium.
Before landing in Argentina, Messi said goodbye to Miami like a star. His last match with Las Garzas had some of the world’s biggest figures in the stands, and best of all, they were in ‘fan’ mode. Even the intolerance towards the Rosario player was like this Owen WilsonA fan of the Los Angeles Football Club, he came to hug him despite his team’s loss.
The actor was in the VIP sector of the stadium and When Messi approached, he hugged him. His smile showed the happiness he felt from meeting the star, even though his team lost the match. After the greeting recorded by the cameras. Wilson took a few steps back to make room for the other fans..