L.ionel Messi seeks to lead Argentina to a Copa América victory this summer in Brazil. The Argentine captain helped his team to reserve their place in the semifinals with a 3-0 victory over Ecuador, with Messi assisting for the first two goals and scoring the third in injury time with a sumptuous free kick.
The forward has been in sensational form for his country throughout this tournament and already has four goals and four assists to his name.
Argentina now expensive Colombia In the semifinals in Brasilia and you have to imagine your chances of winning the entire tournament, having conceded only two goals and having scored 10 so far.
However, it is not only number 10 of the Albiceleste who is acting, and players like Emi Martinez, Cristian Romero other Nahuel Molina They have provided solidity at the rear, which has been lacking in recent years.
Going forward, Lionel scaloni you have many options, with Lauturo Martinez other Sergio Aguero both great options in attack and Giovani lo celso other Alejandro Gomez also working fine.
Despite its enormous success at club level, the international trophy is something that has eluded Messi throughout his career and will be desperate to make it to the end in Brazil.
Messi He has led his country to three consecutive major finals in the past: the 2014 World Cup and the 2015 and 2016 Copa America finals, all of which he lost.
MessiThe only great honor internationally is the gold medal at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. He is looking to change that this summer in Brazil.