Lionel Messi Identifies the best Football player he knows
Lionel Messi has described his
Barcelona team-mate Dani Alves as
the best full-back in the world.
The Brazilian defender’s future
remains shrouded in doubt as he
nears the end of his contract at
Camp Nou, with the 32-year-old
unhappy with the current terms
offered by Barca.
Paris Saint-Germain were one of
the favourites to land Alves’
signature but head coach Laurent
Blanc believes it is only a matter of
time until he commits to his
And Messi undoubtedly wants the
former Sevilla man to stay, claiming
he is something of a unique player
in the modern game.
“He is the best full-back in the
world. It is very difficult nowadays
to find someone else like him,”
Messi told Uefa.com.