- Former Egypt midfielder Mohamed Aboutrika has stated that Argentina star Lionel Messi will win the 2022 World Cup
- The 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar begins in the next 100 days as 32 countries battle for the golden trophy
- PSG forward Lionel Messi has several major titles, but the only one missing in his cabinet is the FIFA World Cup
African football legend, Mohamed Aboutrika, has prophesized that Argentina and Paris Saint Germain forward Lionel Messi will win the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
The 2022 FIFA World Cup starts on November 21, 2022 and ends on December 18, 2022.
With a little 99 days remaining to begin the tournament, Aboutrika, who has three AFCON titles with Egypt sees Lionel Messi lifting the World Cup in Qatar.
"God willing, after 100 days, Messi will lift the World Cup at Lusail Stadium," he said as spotted in a video posted on social media.
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Mohamed Aboutrika is revered in Africa after leading Egypt to a period of total dominance from 2006 to 2010, winning the Africa Cup of Nations three times on a row.
Meanwhile, Lionel Messi, who could be playing at his last World Cup in Qatar, will be hoping to crown his international career with the trophy.
The 2022 FIFA World Cup begins in November this year, the first time the Mundial will be played in the winter.
Ronaldinho celebrates Lionel Messi on 35th birthday
Earlier, Sports Brief reported that Brazilian football icon, Ronaldinho has sent a heartwarming message to Paris Saint Germain forward Lionel Messi on his 35th birthday.
The Argentina forward, widely regarded as the best to ever play the game, turned 35 on June 24, 2022.
In a message posted on social media, Ronaldinho is looking forward to meeting his former teammate again as he wished him a happy birthday.
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Christophe Galtier’s side were thoroughly dominant, even by their own standards, and it all revolved around Messi.
The Argentine was instrumental for his side on Saturday, August 6 as he teed up Neymar for the opener at Stade Gabriel Montpied early in the first half.
Source: Sports Brief News