After losing to Chile, Messi announced his farewell to the Argentine national teamThe Argentine star was unable to give a victory to their country with the national team and continues with bad luck in the final. There are already three consecutive losing.
Argentine striker Lionel Messi said on Sunday his farewell to Argentina squad after losing a new final, on this occasion the America's Cup against Chile on penalties.
“I thought a lot in the locker room, I believe that the selection has finished for me. I struggled, I Tried, are four finals and could not win. I did my best. It hurts more than to anyone, but of course it is not for me. He wanted more than anyone a title with the selection and unfortunately did not happen”, said the captain of Argentina after the game.
Messi, who lost one of the two penalties of his team that gave the victory to Chile in a final similar to last year, He told reporters that the decision has already.
After missing the first penalty in Argentina, the Barcelona striker “collapsed”, bowed his head, She started crying and wandered through the countryside until finally defeat was enacted, no one could comfort him.
The Argentine star was unable to give a victory to their country with the national team and continues with bad luck in the final. There are already three consecutive losing.
With him, Argentina lost the final in Copa America 2007, 2015 e 2016. We came close to glory in the final of World Cup 2014, but also failed to take the trophy that Germany took him in overtime.
I only titles that 'Pulga’ managed with the selection are the U-20 World Championship in Netherlands 2005 and the Olympic gold medal in Beijing 2008 with the under-23 team.