The six-time Ballon d’Or winner not only ended Argentina’s 28-year long wait, but also ended his personal dock to win the international trophy in Maracana against Brazil.
In an emotional statement dedicated to Lionel Messi “45 million Argentines” and the late Diego Maradona to win the Copa America.
The six-time Ballon d’Or winner not only ended Argentina’s 28-year long wait, but also ended his personal dock to win the international trophy in Maracana against Brazil. Lionel Messi had a great Copa America 2021 when he scored four goals and had five assists to his name. Although Colombia’s Luis Diaz also scored four goals, Messi added more assists and was declared the winner of the Golden Boot.
Macy wrote on Instagram: “It was an incredible Copa America. We know we can still improve a lot, but the fact is that the boys gave it their all and I can’t be more proud that Good luck with that. Being the captain of this wonderful group.
“I want to dedicate myself to the success of my family, who have always loved me, all the people who believe in us, and empowered my friends to move forward, having 45 million Argentines. Above all Endured such a difficult time with this virus …, especially those who have been personally infected.
“It’s for everyone, and of course Diego, of course we have to continue to take care of ourselves. To continue celebrating is where we were supported from. Let’s still go a long way. Don’t forget that there Go back to normal and I hope we can take advantage of this joy to get a little strength to fight the virus together. “
Soccer legend Maradona, who led his nation to the 1986 World Cup, died in November 2020 at the age of 60.
Messi had an overall hand in nine of Argentina’s 12 tournaments during the tournament and was named the tournament’s best player alongside Brazil’s Neymar, who scored two goals and registered three assists. Was with the Copa victory, Argentina clinched its 15th continental title, equaling its tally with Uruguay. La Albiceleste, along with their La Plata neighbors Uruguay, are at the top while Brazil are third with 9 wins.