Copa America 2021: Liones Messi’s 16-year-long wait to win an international title for Argentina is over. In the final match of the Copa America 2021, Argentina defeated Brazil and captured the championship. This is the first time since 1993 that Argentina has managed to win the Copa America title. Lionel Messi and his teammates are in celebration after winning their first international title for Argentina.
After the match was over, Brazil’s star player Neymar came to Lionel Messi and congratulated him and hugged him. Earlier, as soon as the referee announced the end of the match, Messi sat down on the field and his fellow players came to their captain and started celebrating the title victory.
Argentina had won a major title for the last time in the year 1993. Under Messi, Argentina’s team also managed to reach the 2014 World Cup final and the 2015 and 2016 Copa Cup finals. But he did not get victory.
Messi was saddened by the loss in 2016
Messi was so disappointed after the defeat in 2016 that he announced his retirement from international football. Messi, however, made a comeback on the appeal of the fans and also led Argentina in the 2018 World Cup. But even then Messi’s dream of winning the title for Argentina could not be fulfilled.
At present Messi is the best football player in the world. Before the final of the Copa America 2021, questions were raised due to Messi not winning the international title. But after a long wait, Messi has answered all those questions. Messi will now be seen playing for Argentina in the World Cup to be held in 2022.
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