CHICAGO (AP) — Lionel Messi wasn't in Chicago with Inter Miami on Wednesday night for a game against the Fire, missing his fifth match in the last six with the MLS club. The 36-year-old Argentine star had been listed as questionable on Inter Miami’s injury report because of a scar tissue ailment that has nagged him since shortly after the World Cup. He worked out independently of the team Tuesday. The Fire sold a team-record 61,000 tickets to the match at Soldier Field. After Messi’s presence be
Messi missed four out of Miami's previous five games before Wednesday's matchup with Chicago.
The Magpies are top of Group F after two rounds of fixtures.