Argentina v Germany

Messi the focus ahead of quarter-final

July 3, 2010
By Soccernet staff
Diego Maradona admits he is concerned for Lionel Messi's fitness ahead of Saturday's quarter-final with Germany, but Franz Beckenbauer says it is essential he is marked out of the game.

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