When you have a goal scoring Monster, a deadly playmaker, a schemer, a better free kick taker, a dangerous through ball passer, an excellent marker, a team player, a selfless hard worker, all in one body called Messi, certainly you have got a mount Everest to climb with bare hands, you could only try to defend and pray….. Leo Messi is good, better, best, I mean he is the Greatest.
Argentina has Lionel Messi on its side, and the United States does not.
The Argentine star led his team to a 4-0 victory in Tuesday’sCopa America semifinals match in Houston’s NRG Stadium and essentially ended the contest in the first half with an assist and a goal. The game was not even as close as the four-goal deficit indicated, as the Americans didn’t register a single shot.
What’s more, Argentina finished with 68 percent of the possession, and was in full control from the opening minute.
It wasn’t all Messi for Argentina, as Gonzalo Higuain scored twice and Ezequiel Lavezzi scored the game’s first goal, but No. 10 assisted on two of those three goals his teammates scored. Thanks to his efforts, Argentina will play in Sunday’s championship match with the chance to break an extended drought