Argentina won the 2021 Copa America after defeating Brazil in the final. Argentina vs Brazil match was held at Maracana Stadium on Sunday (11/7/2021) morning. During the 90 minutes of the match, both teams looked equally fierce.
Brazil dominated with 13 tries (2 on target) and 60% possession. Argentina made five shots and 40% possession. However, argentina were able to score first in the 22nd minute. Angel Di Maria ripped off Ederson Moraes’ goal with his left foot kick, after taking advantage of a pass from Rodrigo De Paul.
The tango team’s superiority was maintained until down drinking. Not wanting to miss, Brazil apparently tried to score as well. However, the defensive line of the opposing team was not penetrated by Neymar et al.
Until the game ended, the score was 1-0 unchanged. Finally Lionel Messi et al out carrying the Copa America 2021 trophy! It was argentina’s 15th Copa America title during its participation in the competition. Albiceleste have equalled the number of trophies uruguay has taken home.
In addition, Argentina also managed to break the fast of the Copa America title for 28 years. The last time Team Tango won was in 1993 in Ecuador.
This victory is also more complete with lionel messi’s achievements because he won the top score title. The 34-year-old football star scored 4 goals and 5 assists for his team. Not stopping there, Messi also became the most player with man of the match 5 times. Finally, Messi is the most successful player in the ball transfer during the Copa America 2021, which is 34 times.
After creating fond memories of the 2021 Copa America, lionel messi is now just deciding his fate at the club. Will it continue at Barcelona or choose to join another club?