MADRID- Lionel Messi is expected to captainArgentinain their World Cup qualifier againstColombiaafter receiving all-clear fromBarcelona’s medical staff. “The player has been given the medical all-clear,” said a statement. He hasn’t played since aggravating a hamstring injury in Barca’s 2-1 win over AtleticoMadrid. However, he now looks set to return for his country as they try to move to a step closer to qualification when they face the Colombians inBuenos Aires. “His leg is okay. He looks quick and capable of taking on defenders, but we need to see how fit he is after so long without playing,”Argentinaboss Alejandro Sabella said. La Albiceleste currently lead South American qualification with 24 points from 11 games, five ahead ofColombiain third who have played a game less. –AFP