The five-time Ballon d'Or victor also expressed his views on how fame affects his lifestyle and how he has to miss out on a few occasions with his family, while also admitting that he is thankful for the love he receives.
It was a convincing - if not surprising - win for a team ranked fifth in the world, 103 places above their opponents.
Speaking in an interview with Argentine TV program Pasion por el Futbol, the Barcelona genius said, "I am more and more clear that, in Europe, Barcelona is going to be my only home".
"It would be Newell's, no one else. I'd like to do that for at least six months, but you never know what is going to happen".
With the World Cup set to get underway in Russian Federation next month, two-time champions Argentina stepped up their preparations thanks to captain Messi's three-goal haul in Buenos Aires on Tuesday.
While a chance at World Cup glory seems bleak, the 30-year-old will still go all in to ensure that The Albiceleste go as far as they possibly can.
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"We all go to Russian Federation for the same reason, the World Cup is the dream of us, of the country".
Lionel Messi will be acutely aware that this is nearly certainly his final World Cup at his peak.
The Albiceleste struggled to hit the heights which carried them to three successive finals in qualifying for this summer's World Cup, though, needing a Messi hat trick to beat Ecuador as they booked their place in Russian Federation in their final match.
Nevertheless, the victory will boost fans' hopes that Messi can lead two-time champions Argentina to glory in Russian Federation.
"A friend of mine told me that I'd now be a world champion already if I'd played for Spain, but it wouldn't have been the same", he said.
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