Kolkata: When Argentina won the Copa America title by defeating Brazil, it was celebrated with great enthusiasm in Kolkata. Celebrating the title. Argentina beat arch-rivals Brazil 1-0 on Saturday night, ending Messi’s long wait for a major international title with the national team.
‘City of Joy’ Continuing his unwavering loyalty and dedication to Argentina and its captain, Messi remembered the 2011 friendly against Venezuela at the Salt Lake Stadium in Messi.
FIFA-AFC match commissioner Col. Gautam Kar was the referee in that match and he reminisced about being close with the Argentine superstar. He came with his shoes on his chest. You would hardly have seen such a star player doing this. I still remember that moment.’’
Messi’s dream come true