Qatar 2022: Oliseh lavishes praise on Messi after Argentina’s win against Netherlands
Former Super Eagles head coach, Sunday Oliseh has heaped plaudits on Lionel Messi after the forward played a key role in Argentina’s victory against the Netherlands on Friday.
Messi scored and bagged an assist in La Albiceleste’s penalty shootout victory against the Orange.
The South Americans led 2-0 before the Netherlands rallied to level scores with almost the last kick of the game.
Lionel Scaloni’s side later won 5-3 on penalties to zoom into the semi-finals.
“Messi! Messi!! Messi !!! Below was the atmosphere we experienced as the “Genius” Lionel Messi turned on the flame. He was defending, pressing and above all, showing us why he is one of the best to ever play the Game. I raise my hat. Bravo Senor !!!,”Oliseh wrote on his Twitter handle.
Argentina will face Croatia in the semi-final next week.