‘I’ve done all I can’ – Messi to retire from international football.
Argentine star, Lionel Messi has called time on his international career following his side’s loss to Chile at last night’s Copa America final. The 29-year-old who was very distraught after losing a penalty during the penalty shoot-out. This news comes after Argentina recorded their third loss in a major final since 2014.
“For me the national team is over. I’ve done all I can, it hurts not to be a champion. It’s been four finals, it’s not meant for me. I tried. It was the thing I wanted the most, but I couldn’t get it, so I think it’s over.” He said during a post-match interview.