The 2018 World Cup will mark the end of Javier Mascherano’s international career, but the 33-year-old could be set to leave Barcelona next summer as well.
eason finishes I’ll I look at what to do,” he said in an interview with TyC Sports.
“But I’ve not yet spoken with anyone.
“Barcelona have always shown that they are happy with me.
“There will be a time to think.
“It’s more than obvious that I play less frequently at my club because I have two other centre-backs there who are better.
“I try to fight for my place and, above all, to be ready for when I’m called upon.”
He is, though, completely sure that he won’t continue to play for Argentina after next summer.
“My time with the national team will come to an end in Russia and won’t go on any further,” he said.
“I’m motivated to try to repeat the performance we had in the 2014 World Cup.”
Finally, the player reflected on Lionel Messi’s performances and insisted that it was important for the No.10 to have made it to another World Cup.