Messi has announced his retires from international after loss Chile at Metlife stadium on Monday. Argentina lost Copa America centenarion missing the penalty shootout as Cheli won the special edition of the Copa America.
The first 90 minutes Argentina vs Chile 0-0. After the match draw the math go on penalty shootout and Argentina loss Chile as 4-2. The first penalty shoot taken by Chile and they were missed the penalty kick that saves Sergio Romero. Then the Argentina’s were happy, but they do not know the bad news was coming.
Messi took the first penalty shoot, but is slightly sloped the bar and Lionel Messi Disappointed the Argentina’s viewers. Then Argentina was put behind and Messi penalty missing the goal bar.
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The 29 years old Lionel Messi played total 112 matches Argentina’s jersey and scored 55 goals which is the highest goal of Argentina’s any players.
“My thinking right now and thinking about it in the locker room, I’m done playing with the national team,” Messi told the reporters after the game.
Messi said with sorrow “I tried my hardest, it’s been four finals and I was not able to win. I tried everything possible, it hurts me more than anyone but it is evident that this is not for me.
“For me the national team is over. I’ve done all I can, it hurts not to be a champion,” Messi told reporters in New Jersey, the venue for the Copa final. “I’m taking this decision for me and for the many people who want this. I’ve tried so hard, but I’m leaving without managing it.”
“I want more than anyone to win a title with the national team, but unfortunately it did not happen.”
Messi also said “It’s difficult in this moment to do any sort of analysis,” Messi said in an interview in the mixed zone. In the locker room, I thought the national team is not for me. It’s what I feel right now.”
Argentina’s goal kipper Sergio Romero said “I think that Leo spoke in the heat of the moment, because a good opportunity passed us by.
Argentina forward Sergio Aguero told that more payers could follow the lead of captain Messi and they retire from international football after losing the penalty shootout in Copa America Centenario final.
“The likelihood is that Messi is not the only one that will leave the national team,” said Aguero, who lost his third final with Argentina, to Ole newspaper.”
“There are several players like me that are evaluating whether or not to continue.”
There are 7 other players to join Lionel Messi in retiring after lose the Copa America final vs Chile. The name list who may retires Sergio Aguero, Angel Di Maria, Ezequiel Lavezzi, Lucas Biglia and Ever Banega.