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Messi admits he is more of a team-player than he was before

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The Catalan admitted that he used to be more greedy in his youth years at Camp Nou.

Barcelona and Argentina star Lionel Messi believes he has become a player that is more focused on the good of the team compared to his version from earlier years.

The 5-time Ballon d’Or winner has been outstanding throughout the 2017-18 campaign, netting 34 goals in all competitions and confidently heading towards the 40-goal mark.

In an interview with La Cornisa, the 30-year-old shared that he has given more attention to the team-aspect of his gameplay than he used to in the past.

“Before, I tried to steal the ball and make my play,” he said.

“Now, I try to make the team play more, pass the ball more and not be so defining or selfish.

“I try to move the team from another position. I run the same as I always did, but in a different way.”