Captain Lionel Messi winks at pressmen as Argentina football team arrives in Russia for FIFA World Cup 2018

Published: 10th June 2018 05:17 PM  |   Last Updated: 10th June 2018 06:10 PM  

Superstar Lionel Messi- captained Argentina landed in Russia on Saturday ahead of the FIFA World Cup 2018. They were carried by a Rolling Stones’ private jet. (Photo | AP)
Argentina have been preparing in Barcelona for the finals, as they seek to win the tournament for the first time since 1986. (Photo | AP)
Juventus striker Paulo Dybala had posted a photograph on Instagram of himself along with Gonzalo Higuain and Gabriel Mercado outside the aircraft. (Insta screen grab)
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Lionel Messi winks at the media as Argentina national soccer team arrive at Zhukovsky international airport outside Moscow. (Photo | AP)
Lionel Messi, center right, Angel Di Maria, center left, and their teammates disembark their private jet at the Russian airport. (Photo | AP)
Leo Messi is the sixth youngest soccer player to score a goal in a World Cup games. (Photo | AP)
Striker Gonzalo Higuain (L) and defender Gabriel Mercado walk in a hall as the Argentina team arrive at Zhukovsky international airport. (Photo | AP)
Argentina begin their group-stage campaign against Iceland next Saturday. (Photo | AP)
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