Messi could play the first Copa Libertadores of his career dressed in the Inter Miami shirt. David Beckham’s team could be invited to the next edition of the South American tournament after the signing of the Argentine footballer.
Chiqui Tapia, president of the AFA, would have invited Inter Miami with the approval of Conmebol to play the next edition of the Copa Libertadores. Logically, the reason for this decision is related to the presence in the American team of Leo Messi.
According to points from Argentina, Inter Miami would not be the only team invited to play the next edition of the Copa Libertadores, since other Concafaf teams could also play it.
EXCLUSIVE: Chiqui Tapia made a formal request, with Domínguez’s endorsement, for Inter Miami and other Concacaf teams to play a competition with Conmebol.
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— Hugo Balassone (@hugorbalassone) August 16, 2023
The information advanced by TyC Sports has already gone around the world and if confirmed it could be the first time that Leo Messi has played the quintessential competition in South America. This would be one of the great titles that the world soccer legend is missing, who this Wednesday led Inter Miami to the first final in its history in the American Leagues Cup.
a real option
Tapia already spoke about Messi’s options to play the Copa Libertadores a few days ago. “Without a doubt, the presidents are talking so that there are some competitions that are carried out jointly so that South American football continues to rank with that of here. It is an AFA property, Lionel’s arrival in soccer in the United States generated many ideas, possibilities, “explained the president of the AFA.
Alejandro Domínguez, president of Conmebol, already dropped this possibility days after Messi’s signing by Inter Miami was confirmed. “Leo Messi, @CONMEBOL @Libertadores is always waiting for you!” He wrote on his official profile on social networks along with an image in which the player appeared with the trophy.
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