The Argentine captain was suspended for four matches after an alleged rant at the match officials, and his Barcelona team mate hit out at that ban.


Lionel Messi picked up four-match ban from international football but his fellow club mate come to defense his club teammate.


Messi got the suspended just before Argentina’s match against Bolivia on Tuesday, Messi got suspended as he got alleged aimed by the forward towards the linesman during their last qualifier against Chile where they managed to beat the Copa America Champions by 1-0 goals.

Without their main man the Argentine team faced a defeat from the Bolivia team by 2-0 goals, after this lost they are not sitting at the fifth place on the table and-and the prospect of needing to a playoff if they want to reach the next year world cup in Russia.

Pique said: "I am not the person to discuss a decision of FIFA, but it seems an outrage to me that they have given Messi four matches,"

This term the Argentine ace is enjoying a wonderful season with the Barcelona squad as this season he has scored 41 goals in his 40 games for them.

Currently, Barcelona side is sitting at the 2nd spot on the table two points behind than Real Madrid.