Messi Retired from International Football

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 | 0

Messi Retired from International Football

Argentina captain Lionel Messi, has announced his retirement from international football. After losing final against Chile on penalties at Copa America, the little magician of football announced his retirement.

What didn’t on Messi’s successive career. Winning 5 times FIFA Ballon d’Or. He played in three World Cups. But where he was the Iron Man on club’s shirt, but in National team jersey he is a’tragic hero’.

Pulled his team at the final on Brazil at 2014 single-handedly. Extra-time goals against Germany, was losing the world title. Copa America tournament (2015) he had to lost this Chile. At last he have to lost against to Chile at Copa America Centenario.

Messi said after the match, my career is finish here with the national team. Oh, Argentina. I have taken this decision for myself. Those who do not want to, decision is also for them. I tried, but was unable to achieve anything. ”

Messi added I played in four finals with national team jersey. Now is the right time to retire from international football. Once again, the final stage is very difficult for me to lose. I missed a penalty, it really was very important. ”

Almost all of the records kept in the club’s shirt of the Barcelona star forward have been repeatedly deprived for national team title. Messi, wanted to stop this discuss by wining of this year’s Copa America title for his country. Lionel Messi requested to his team- mates to pouring their best. Lionel Messi have won eight La Liga, Copa del Rey four times, six times Spanish Super Cup, four Champions League, UEFA Super Cup three times, and won the FIFA Club World Cup three times, but he can only won Beijing Olympic champion title in 2008 for this national team.

Rather than to change the history of Argentina’s football career before the final regular captain said, “it is now time to do something. I would like to change history and become the champion for the national team. After missing out on the title this time it will be for me a third successive final defeat. It may not be a failure, but it would be too much frustration. ”

Argentina’s all-time top scorer Messi had to finish his national team career with a lot of disappointment. Copa America semi-final against the United States, a goal he set the record. Messi alone at the top with 55 goals. Massi played 111 matches for Argentina before his retirement. At 2005, 29- years of old Messi played his debut match with Argentina.

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