Atletico Madrid and Uruguay defender Diego Godin says Lionel Messi plays better with FC Barcelona because he is shown too much respect by his La Liga opponents who are more interested in taking selfies than tackling him. Lionel Messi’s performances with Argentina have been under scanner again following the loss of Argentina to Chile in the Copa America final. Messi was a shadow of the player who took FC Barcelona to a treble glory as the Spanish side won all the trophies they participated in thanks to some magical performances by the Argentina captain. Diego Godin reckons that defenders in South America tackle Lionel Messi more, unlike La Liga defenders who are only looking to click selfies with the FC Barcelona super star. “It’s different in South America. There they mark him a lot more,a Godin told Uruguay television Teledoce. a Sometimes we mess around, among teammates, and we say: In Spain before playing the games they take a photo […]