Mauro Icardi: “Spain and Italy wanted me to select, but I wanted to go to Argentina”
Mauro Icardi, Argentine striker of Inter Milan, He was sincere in an interview for 'Rivista Undici'. the attacker, which he exceeded last weekend the number of 100 goals in Serie A to mark him 4 his former club Sampdoria, He has reached the 103 transalpina maximum goals in the competition and seems to always knew that his selection would be Argentina.
At 25 years, Icardi is in the best moment of his career and faces the next World Cup with a huge illusion. The striker said he could play both with Italy and with Spain but his desire was always playing with the albiceleste: “I was called to the U21 Italy when he played at Sampdoria, but I did not want to go, I wanted Argentina”. further, He added that: “The Spaniards also tried, but my goal was to play for my country. It was not easy, but I got”.
Definitely, Argentines will be one of the teams that aspire to everything in the next World Cup of Russia. Players like Messi, Dybala, Higuaín, Agüero or own Icardi, will form a real dream attack. You not have it easy coach Jorge Sampaoli to choose from such corsage world top strikers but, everything indicates, Icardi to be one of the squad and will have an important role in the future in your selection.