• Messi paid Argentina’s security staff during dispute with AFA – reports

    Messi paid Argentina’s security staff during dispute with AFA – reports

    Lionel Messi paid Argentina’s security staff out of his own pocket during a dispute with the nation’s football federation, according to reports.

    The Argentina Football Association has been in turmoil for over two years following the death of longtime chief Julio Grondona, and FIFA took control in June after president Luis Segura was charged with fraud.

    Former coach Gerardo Martino reportedly was not paid for six months before the Copa America this summer, while Olympic team coach Julio Olarticoechea said in August […]