Lionel Messi which is widely regarded as one of the best forward now and regarded by many as the greatest footballer of all time. As stated by his national teammate Javier Mascherano, Lionel Messi is much matured now than before.
Lionel Messi started his professional career with Spanish side Barcelona and still playing for them. He wants to finish his career in the club and also Barca management is ready to make an agreement like that with the number 10.
However, Javier Mascherano who was once playing for Barcelona but now left the club. He played a big time with his national teammate Messi. To him, Lionel Messi is the best.
Lionel Messi failed to win Ballon d’Or last two seasons consecutively but Javier Mascherano believes that Messi is the lot better now than earlier. According to his opinion, there will be no player like him come in next.
In upcoming June 2018 Lionel Messi will go to cross 31 years old and in 2015 he won Ballon d’Or for the last time. In next two years, Real Madrid striker Cristiano Ronaldo won the title by defeating him. The former Barcelona defender Mascherano thinks that though Messi did not win Ballon d’Or he is still doing better.
In last January 2018, Mascherano left Barcelona and joined at the Chinese league. He recently revealed his opinion to a Spanish news portal. In there he stated that It would be impossible to see another Messi in future. Mascherano is very happy because he spent a long time in his career with the greatest footballer. It is nearly impossible to see his improvement.
When Messi won five Ballon d’Or, He is now more fearsome player now. It is most surprising but it is real. He is lot better now. In the ongoing season of La Liga, under the guidance of Valverde, He did not play in the position of false nine or winger. But coach grounded him as the playmaker position.
Though he played in a different position his goal was not stopped. The Argentine skipper scored plenty of goals in the ongoing season. In the season of La Liga, he scored 34 goals highest and to the race of his 5th European golden shoe, Barcelona number 10 is now above all the players.
Along with his goals, he assisted twelve times in the season. In the season of La Liga, no one could able to assist more than that. In the league, Messi still has one match in hand. In the match, he could score one or two more goals so far.