Lewandowski tries to put Ballon d’Or tension with Messi behind him
The 2021 Ballon d’Or results created tension between Robert Lewandowski and Lionel Messi. Curiously enough, they are ready to face each other in the upcoming FIFA World Cup when Argentina and Poland meet in the group stage in Qatar 2022.
The 2021 Ballon d’Or It was perhaps one of the most controversial award releases in recent years. Lionel Messi He came out victorious to secure his seventh prize, but Robert Lewandowski She did not seem happy with the result.
Previous Bayern The striker was prevented from winning the award in 2020, when the concert was canceled due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Although Messi publicly said that Lewis deserved to win that year, the Polish star question His comments were true.
he was there tension between them Since then, though Lewandowski Efforts air purifier. Lewi and Messi are expected to face each other soon and when Poland And the Argentina clash in Qatar 2022 group stage. Far from showing any hard feelings, Lewandowski He had nothing but praise Messi and his team.
Robert Lewandowski highly praises Lionel Messi, Argentina
“There is not much to be said when it comes to Argentina,” Lewandowski said FIFA.com about having Lionel ScaloniTeam as competitors in the group stage. “It’s a huge team and one of the favorites to win the championship in my opinion.
“With an absolute legend like Leo Messi as their figurehead, there is no doubt that it will be the toughest match for us. It would be great to face such a great side with such talented players,” Lewandowski added.
You will face Argentina and Poland Wednesday 30 NovemberIn the last round of Group C, Albiceleste made their way to the next round world Cup Superbly, which makes a strong case to be seen as candidates.
They just didn’t win 2021 Copa America and finished CONMEBOL They haven’t lost in the playoffs, but they also have one, if not the best in the world, in Messi. Lewandowski knows how hard it is This could be a match.