Paulo Dybala: 'I can play alongside Messi'
- Dybala was on the bench during Argentina's 1-1 draw against Iceland in the opening game of their World Cup campaign
- Now he feels that he's ready to start
"Messi does not have any substitute here, in Barcelona or anywhere in the world. So obviously I think we could work together," Dybala told the reporters during the press conference on Tuesday.
"We need to figure out how I would fit on the team because, as you said, I used to play in the same position he plays and lately I have been used to playing in that position. But obviously I think we must work together."
Dybala: "Messi is an incredible player. One tries to look at him & learn from him. Messi is my idol since childhood." pic.twitter.com/akw3yfBGUD— Barca Galaxy (@barcagalaxy) June 20, 2018
"We are aware we have the best player in the world by our side, and we must take advantage from him and try to get some action too, taking advantage from each space he leaves, every rival player marking him," the Juventus attacker added. "We must take advantage from those spaces, those moments so we can attack in a better way."
Paulo Dybala is linked with a move to Barcelona, with Juve's boss Allegri recently admitting that the 24-year-old could leave the Old Lady for a super-club like Barcelona. While 32% of Barcelona Live users named Paulo Dybala as their preferred candidate for the Catalans' no.1 transfer target this summer.