Football legend and Argentina’s forward striker Lionel Messi announced his retirement from international football on Monday after Argentina lost to Chile in Copa America Cup final match. He was disappointed with the third loss in a major tournament for Argentina in three years where he has failed to score or make an assist.
Argentina lost 4-2 on penalties to Chile after a 0-0 draw in MetLife Stadium, and an emotional Messi said after the match that his career with the national team is over. Soon after he announced his retirement from international football, heartbroken fans and followers, took to Twitter to express their disappointment.
However, according to some reports, the Barcelona star might return to play for Argentina after recovering from his current heartbreak. If he returns back, it will be very good for Argentina as the World Cup is not very far away.