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Lionel Messi hugged Neymar of Brazil after the match. Neymar congratulated Messi on winning his first international title.
Argentina has won its first Copa America title in 28 years and 15th overall. Angel Di Maria’s goal helped the team beat Brazil 1-0 in the final. Lionel Messi could not control his emotions as soon as he was full time and started crying on the field itself. This was his first international title in a career of 16 years.
Di Maria scored in the 22nd minute on de Paul’s finest pass. Paul makes this long pass from mid-field on the right flank. After this, Di Maria scored the best goal while hitting a Brazilian player.
The match started in this way. Neymar and Messi appeared together. Both have previously played for the same club Barcelona.
Di Maria tries to snatch the ball from Neymar during the match.
Brazil attempted 13 shots during the match and was also on target. But they could not score. Argentine goalkeeper Martinez made a fine save.
Lionel Messi tries to get ball possession from Brazilian mid-fielder Casemiro (right).
Di Maria scored the best goal for Argentina on the long pass.
Di Maria with the Man of the Match trophy and Argentina with the Copa America trophy.
During the match, there was a great battle between the world’s 2 best forward Neymar of Brazil and Messi of Argentina.
It took 4-4 defenders of Argentina to stop Neymar. However, he succeeded and Neymar could not score any goal.
Lionel Messi with the award for the best footballer of the tournament.
After the match, Argentine striker Sergio Aguero was seen in this style.
After the match, the Argentine players hugged Messi.
After winning the Copa America, the Argentine team picked up Messi. This could be his last Copa America tournament.
Messi looked emotional after the match. He also interacted with wife Antonella and children.
The full Argentine team with the American Cup. He has won this title after 28 years.
Lionel Messi kissing his first international trophy. He has been playing football at the senior level for 16 years.
Neymar and Messi were seen having fun after the match. Both are considered good friends.