Barcelona and Argentina hotshot Lionel Messi is never again a marvel as Hugo Gatti censured the six-time Ballon d’Or champ.
Messi scored four objectives in a 5-0 LaLiga defeat of Eibar a month ago however the Barca skipper has neglected to locate the rear of the net in six of his previous seven matches.
The 32-year-old aggressor battled to have an effect in the 2-0 El Clasico destruction to Real Madrid last break and previous Argentina goalkeeper Gatti trained in on Messi.
“I couldn’t care less in the event that they condemn me in Argentina,” Gatti said on El Chiringuito. “I’m exceptionally Argentinian and Messi is a wonder, however he’s not a marvel now.
“They treat him wrong since they huge him up and large him up and treat him wrong. He becomes acclimated to it and strolls more on the pitch. He must be better.
“Cristiano [Ronaldo] and him are the two best. Messi must be better, he has used to playing at an exhausted mood, strolling and those that realize football think the equivalent.
“Take off, kid. You need to play well. When there’s a player like Messi, similar to it was with Maradona and Pele, and his partners consistently give the ball to him to dominate the match.
“They ruin the group and they don’t put all that they have into it. The group become acclimated to giving him the ball and not any other individual.”
Messi has scored 18 LaLiga objectives for Barca this season, and 23 over all competitions