"I used to like the international games as it was something different and I will keep working to get back," commented the forward, who said he had a "very good" relationship with Spain national team coach Luis Enrique.
He also revealed a plan to invite psychiatrists to help his team cope with the challenges.
Also on Sunday, helped by four players scoring in double digits, Sichuan defeated Henan 89-62. Enditem
SAO PAULO, Oct. 11 (Xinhua) -- Forward Rodrygo said Sunday that Brazil would not compromise their attacking instincts against a dangerous Peru side when the teams meet in their South American Zone 2022 World Cup qualifier.
"I am taking it year by year and we have just started a new season: I hope I can last a long time in the national team," he commented.
"My heart hurts more than my foot, but I'm calm and have faith that everything will be fine ... I promise you that I will work hard to return soon, stronger than ever, to wear the colors of Colombia and my club, Bayer Leverkusen," Arias added. Enditem
Scaloni said Messi's role with the national team would not change, rejecting speculation he might be used in a deeper position to ease the physical demands on his 33-year-old legs.
Playing with bench players on the court, Sichuan didn't surrender its advantage, extending it to 25 points at the break.
According to Bayer Leverkusen, Arias suffered a fractured fibula and tore multiple ankle ligaments.
The venue for the finals, which is scheduled to be played on Dec. 19, will be confirmed in due course, AFC said. Enditem
The world No.53, who is also in the doubles semifinals along with Nicole Melichar, had lost just 23 games in her six matches prior to the final showdown.