The Barcelona attacker is out of action for the Albiceleste at the moment, but can he help his nation become world champions in this attire?
The Albiceleste qualified for the tournament by topping Conmebol qualification ahead of the likes of Colombia, Chile, Ecuador and Uruguay, and they will be top seeds when the 32 teams are grouped in December.
Alejandro Sabella is without Messi due to injury when the third-ranked team in the world face Ecuador on Friday and Bosnia and Herzegovina three days later, but they will be hoping he can return to full fitness to help fire the two-time World Cup champions to another success.
Check it out some of the top Argentina players donning the new attire below!
Adidas unveiled the brand new Spain kit on Wednesday, which the world champions will be hoping can guide them to successive World Cup titles - something that has not been done since Brazil achieved the feat in 1962.