Man Utd defender, Martinez reveals what he told Messi after Argentina won World Cup. Following his post-game conversation with Lionel Messi, Argentina defender Lisandro Martinez has spoken up about his country’s 2022 FIFA World Cup victory against France in December.
Following his success in leading La Albiceleste to the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup, Messi completed his trophy collection.
In seven games in Qatar, the Paris Saint-Germain striker scored seven goals and supplied three assists.
The 35-year-old also made history by becoming the first player to win the Golden Ball trophy twice during a World Cup competition.
Martinez stated to ESPN that he gave Messi a big embrace and told him he loved him after the 2022 FIFA World Cup final was over.
The center defender for Manchester United added, “When I found Leo, the first thing that sprang to mind was to embrace him. I believe I told him how much I loved him, thank you.
“It is something special, full of bliss,” he continued. We have brought joy to countless Argentines. We have altered their way of life. It’s a great deal of pride. We witnessed a huge celebration when we first arrived in Buenos Aires. I have never witnessed anything like it.