Argentina and Inter Milan striker Mauro Icardi is on a visit to Africa after being being axed from the world cup team.
The 25 year old talisman took to media as early as April to confirm that he will not be on the plane to Russia.He said that “I do not know if I joined the national team at the right time because of the pressure that we faced.
“But I did what I was asked by the coaching staff, and the truth is, I am very happy to have played a role in qualifying.”
Lionel Messi will instead take the talisman duty during the world cup together with Paulo Dybala and Gonzalo Higuain of Juventus and Napoli respectively.
Icardi in his trip he was very happy to share moments with the lions and Elephants in where is believed to be South Africa.