Lionel Messi on Mondays says that he is retiring from the Argentina National Team. The most heartbreaking news for off the football fans. After Argentina lost in the Copa America Final, Lionel Messi says he is done with the international soccer. Lionel Messi retirement from the international games shocked everyone. Leo Messi stated this after losing the Copa America Final against Chile. A disappointed Messi walks back after missing a penalty during the penalty shootout.
Lionel Messi Retirement from Internationals After losing third final in three years
Messi was very disappointed when he missed the penalty during the penalty Shooting. Messi was left heartbroken yet again as he lost another final with the Argentina national team. Messi may yet change his mind, but for now the constant disappointment with his national side and his long-term discontent with the AFA (Argentine Football Association) have led to this reaction.
This comes three days after Messi wrote about his frustration with the Argentine FA. “Once again waiting on a plane to leave for our destination,” Messi wrote on his Instagram. “What a disaster the AFA are. My god!” When asked about the post the next day, Messi said he’d speak to AFA about his concerns after Copa America ended.
“I said it before – in Europe I’d like to end my career at Barca. I wouldn’t consider moving to another European club,” he told the official Barcelona website.
“With that said, I’m not ruling out ending my playing career in Argentina.”
Playing two days after his 29th birthday, Messi lost a final for the third year in a row following an extra-time defeat to Germany in the 2014 World Cup and a penalty shootout loss to hosts Chile in last year’s Copa America. Messi gets disappointed and planned to Retire from International Soccer.
The 29-year-old forward has said he is to retire from international football
Shock announcement came after Argentina lost in Copa America final
It was the fourth final that Messi has lost with the national side
Sergio Aguero and Javier Mascherano also considering retirement
Images: Footage of Lionel Messi After Copa America Final will break your Heart
After the lost in Copa America Centenario Final, Leo Messi gets disappointed. On Monday, he stated that he retiring from the international soccer. The forward missed his penalty and then his expressions will break your heart. We have a footage of Lionel Messi after Copa America Final.
Messi Announces Retirement on Monday After losing Copa America Final
What can the saddest news for all the football lovers than this. All the football fans gets shocked when Messi announces retirement in the press conference on Monday. Lionel Messi didn’t win any major tournaments with Argentina. He made his debut for the senior side in a friendly against Hungary in August 2005 but was sent off less than a minute after coming on as a substitute for elbowing an opponent who had pulled his shirt. Lionel Messi Missed out the first penalty for Argentina. Argentina skipper Lionel Messi announces retirement from international football following Argentina’s loss to Chile in Copa America final.