Re: 2012-2013 Discussion Thread for La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga, Ligue 1, etc
I don't think Messi has to win a world cup. He just needs to perform at a world cup, which he hasn't done yet. He was poor by his standards in South Africa.
In Brazil 2014 or Russia 2018, he'll have to perform well, for me to consider him the GOAT ahead of Maradona