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Modric on the Argentina national team: “They are favorites to win the World Cup”

Only 5 months to go World Cup Qatar 2022 and the 36 teams that will participate in the greatest football party have already been confirmed. Some more favorites than others, but when the World Cup starts, anything can happen.

Despite being the current world champion, Luka Modric has his favorite to win the World Cup and it is not France, Germany or Croatia, but the Argentine team of Lionel Messi, current champion of America and winner of the Finalissima against Italy .

“We played against Argentina in the last World Cup and we won, but what I see now is a very good and united team with Messi at the helm. It seems stronger to me than a few years ago. They haven’t lost many games. That says a lot. They are favorites to win the World Cup.”expressed Luka after Croatia’s victory over France.

He also referred to Mbappé’s statements about the superiority of the European teams over the South American ones. “I don’t know if there are differences, each continent has its style. Surely South America has great teams, a lot of talent. Like in Europe, every match is very difficult”.


The current runner-up in the World will share a group in Qatar 2022 with Morocco, Canada and Belgium. They will debut against the Moroccan team at the Al Khor stadium, on the second date they will face Canada at the Khalifa International Stadium and finally they will close their participation in the group stage against Belgium at the Al Rayyan Stadium.

Source: Elcomercio

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