Theo Hernandez full-back rants after facing Messi in 2022 World Cup final.
France left-back Theo Hernandez has insisted his team are not afraid of Lionel Messi and will do everything possible to stop the striker from reaching the World Cup final 2022.
France are set to defend their World Cup title. After reaching the 2022 World Cup final against Argentina on Sunday.
”Now we have to focus on the final. I feel tired But it was very good to reach the World Cup final,” Hernandez told the UFABET.
“Now we have to recover for Sunday, we are not afraid of [Lionel] Messi, but Argentina are an amazing team. And we have a few days to prepare.”
”Messi is an unbelievable player. But we’re not going to let him enjoy the best night he can have.”
”We want to win this game. We want to win another World Cup – and we will do everything possible to stop him.”
”But [Argentina] is not the only Messi in the team. They have great players working for the team as well. I think that’s why they are so strong.”
“I don’t know if we had to use any special plan [to stop Messi], I remember in the 2018 [World Cup] N’Golo Kante was behind him the whole game. But this time I don’t know what the plan will be. We have to wait and see from the manager.”