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dna
All you need to know about Argentina's Lionel MessiLed Argentina to the gold medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. * Part of t
All you need to know about Argentina's Lionel Messi
dna / Posted 4 minutes ago
Led Argentina to the gold medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. * Part of the Argentina side coached by Diego Maradona at the 2010 World Cup that was beaten 4-0 by Germany in the quarter-finals. Messi failed to score and struggled to... Read more
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Football365
Messi chickened out? That's hilariousof ‘best ever’ calculations. Why? Because he already is the best ever. This dec
Messi chickened out? That's hilarious
Football365 / Posted 9 minutes ago
of ‘best ever’ calculations. Why? Because he already is the best ever. This decision hasn’t conceded that title to Pele and Maradona, who were obviously both superb players. Why? Let us finally acknowledge that the best standard of football, and... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Messi says he is quitting Argentina's national team after loss to Chile in Copa finalsaved the opening kick by Arturo Vidal, and up stepped Messi, considered alongs
Messi says he is quitting Argentina's national team after loss to Chile in Copa final
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 39 minutes ago
saved the opening kick by Arturo Vidal, and up stepped Messi, considered alongside Brazil's Pele and Argentina's Diego Maradona as the sport's greatest ever. While he won the titles at the under-20 and Olympic (under-23) levels for Argentina,... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Lionel Messi retires from international football: his unfulfilled legacy for Argentinacertainly win on Sunday ... and if we don’t win, they shouldn’t come back,” the
Lionel Messi retires from international football: his unfulfilled legacy for Argentina
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 58 minutes ago
certainly win on Sunday ... and if we don’t win, they shouldn’t come back,” the man he is most often compared to, Diego Maradona, told an Argentinian television network before the final. That pressure exploded when he saw his penalty fly into... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Messi’s unfulfilled legacy: highs, lows for Argentinacertainly win on Sunday ... and if we don’t win, they shouldn’t come back,” the
Messi’s unfulfilled legacy: highs, lows for Argentina
Daily Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
certainly win on Sunday ... and if we don’t win, they shouldn’t come back,” the man he is most often compared to, Diego Maradona, told an Argentinian television network before the final. That pressure exploded when he saw his penalty fly into... Read more
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Goal.com
Chile's Pizzi calls Messi the best of all timedrought going on this long, as he has faced the pressure of trying to live up t
Chile's Pizzi calls Messi the best of all time
Goal.com / Posted an hour ago
drought going on this long, as he has faced the pressure of trying to live up to the legacy of former Argentine great Diego Maradona. "My generation can't compare (Messi) with Maradona, because of my generation, because of what Maradona did for... Read more
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Sport in a storm
Chelsea switch midfielder targetsus about Witsel, so I can tell people one thing: Axel likes Naples and Napoli.
Chelsea switch midfielder targets
Sport in a storm / Posted an hour ago
us about Witsel, so I can tell people one thing: Axel likes Naples and Napoli. For him it’s the team of Diego Armando Maradona," he said. "He is a good lad who, unlike others, would have no prejudice against the city, in fact he considers it... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Lionel Messi says he is quitting Argentina national teamin 2001 when he was 13, and many fans at home have criticized him for not leadi
Lionel Messi says he is quitting Argentina national team
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted an hour ago
in 2001 when he was 13, and many fans at home have criticized him for not leading the nation to a World Cup title, as Diego Maradona did in 1990. "On top of everything, I missed the penalty kick," Messi told TyC. "I think this is best for everyone.... Read more
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Khaleej Times
Who is Lionel Messi: Interesting facts about the Argentine superstarLed Argentina to the gold medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games.� * Part of
Who is Lionel Messi: Interesting facts about the Argentine superstar
Khaleej Times / Posted an hour ago
Led Argentina to the gold medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games.� * Part of the Argentina side coached by Diego Maradona at the 2010 World Cup that was beaten 4-0 by Germany in the quarter-finals. Messi failed to score and struggled to... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Lionel Messi has now failed in four major finals - and it WILL affect his legacyremains and this will go down as Messi’s fault. He isn’t Argentine, nor a stree
Lionel Messi has now failed in four major finals - and it WILL affect his legacy
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
remains and this will go down as Messi’s fault. He isn’t Argentine, nor a street footballer like Carlos Tevez or Diego Maradona they’ll say. Read More He is too trained, too coiffured after 16 years in Catalonia. He’s not the embodiment of... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Lionel Messi says he is quitting Argentina national teamin 2001 when he was 13, and many fans at home have criticized him for not leadi
Lionel Messi says he is quitting Argentina national team
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 hours ago
in 2001 when he was 13, and many fans at home have criticized him for not leading the nation to a World Cup title, as Diego Maradona did in 1990. "On top of everything, I missed the penalty kick," Messi told TyC. "I think this is best for everyone.... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Chile wins Copa; Messi misses, says he's quitting Argentinaand then an extra-time loss to Germany in the 2014 World Cup. Considered along
Chile wins Copa; Messi misses, says he's quitting Argentina
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 hours ago
and then an extra-time loss to Germany in the 2014 World Cup. Considered alongside Brazil's Pele and Argentina's Diego Maradona as the sport's greatest, Messi won the titles at the under-20 and Olympic (under-23) levels for Argentina. But in... Read more
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The Star
Profile of Lionel MessiLed Argentina to the gold medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. * Part of t
Profile of Lionel Messi
The Star / Posted 2 hours ago
Led Argentina to the gold medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. * Part of the Argentina side coached by Diego Maradona at the 2010 World Cup that was beaten 4-0 by Germany in the quarter-finals. Messi failed to score and struggled to... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Lionel Messi says he is quitting Argentina national teamin 2001 when he was 13, and many fans at home have criticized him for not leadi
Lionel Messi says he is quitting Argentina national team
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 2 hours ago
in 2001 when he was 13, and many fans at home have criticized him for not leading the nation to a World Cup title, as Diego Maradona did in 1990. "On top of everything, I missed the penalty kick," Messi told TyC. "I think this is best for everyone.... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Lionel Messi says he is quitting Argentina national teamin 2001 when he was 13, and many fans at home have criticized him for not leadi
Lionel Messi says he is quitting Argentina national team
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 hours ago
in 2001 when he was 13, and many fans at home have criticized him for not leading the nation to a World Cup title, as Diego Maradona did in 1990. "On top of everything, I missed the penalty kick," Messi told TyC. "I think this is best for everyone.... Read more
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The Financial Express
Lionel Messi retires from international football: 8 facts about his career with Argentina & Barcelona clubOlympics, and came home with a gold medal. > Messi’s failure to match the achi
Lionel Messi retires from international football: 8 facts about his career with Argentina & Barcelona club
The Financial Express / Posted 2 hours ago
Olympics, and came home with a gold medal. > Messi’s failure to match the achievements in the Argentina jersey of Diego Maradona, who single-handedly carried the team to victory in the 1986 World Cup, has often been held against him. Maradona... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Chile wins 2nd straight Copa America title as Messi missesand then an extra-time loss to Germany in the 2014 World Cup. Considered along
Chile wins 2nd straight Copa America title as Messi misses
KING5 Seattle / Posted 2 hours ago
and then an extra-time loss to Germany in the 2014 World Cup. Considered alongside Brazil's Pele and Argentina's Diego Maradona as the sport's greatest, Messi won the titles at the under-20 and Olympic (under-23) levels for Argentina. But in... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Lionel Messi says he is quitting Argentina national teamin 2001 when he was 13, and many fans at home have criticized him for not leadi
Lionel Messi says he is quitting Argentina national team
KING5 Seattle / Posted 2 hours ago
in 2001 when he was 13, and many fans at home have criticized him for not leading the nation to a World Cup title, as Diego Maradona did in 1990. "On top of everything, I missed the penalty kick," Messi told TyC. "I think this is best for everyone.... Read more
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First Coast News
Lionel Messi says he is quitting Argentina national teamin 2001 when he was 13, and many fans at home have criticized him for not leadi
Lionel Messi says he is quitting Argentina national team
First Coast News / Posted 2 hours ago
in 2001 when he was 13, and many fans at home have criticized him for not leading the nation to a World Cup title, as Diego Maradona did in 1990. "On top of everything, I missed the penalty kick," Messi told TyC. "I think this is best for everyone.... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Lionel Messi says he is quitting Argentina national teamin 2001 when he was 13, and many fans at home have criticized him for not leadi
Lionel Messi says he is quitting Argentina national team
KTVB Boise / Posted 2 hours ago
in 2001 when he was 13, and many fans at home have criticized him for not leading the nation to a World Cup title, as Diego Maradona did in 1990. "On top of everything, I missed the penalty kick," Messi told TyC. "I think this is best for everyone.... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Chile wins Copa; Messi misses, says he's quitting Argentinaand then an extra-time loss to Germany in the 2014 World Cup. Considered along
Chile wins Copa; Messi misses, says he's quitting Argentina
FOX Carolina / Posted 2 hours ago
and then an extra-time loss to Germany in the 2014 World Cup. Considered alongside Brazil's Pele and Argentina's Diego Maradona as the sport's greatest, Messi won the titles at the under-20 and Olympic (under-23) levels for Argentina. But in... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Lionel Messi misses, Chile wins 2nd straight Copa America titleand then an extra-time loss to Germany in the 2014 World Cup. Considered along
Lionel Messi misses, Chile wins 2nd straight Copa America title
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 hours ago
and then an extra-time loss to Germany in the 2014 World Cup. Considered alongside Brazil's Pele and Argentina's Diego Maradona as the sport's greatest ever, Messi won the titles at the under-20 and Olympic (under-23) levels for Argentina. But... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Chile wins Copa; Messi misses, says he's quitting Argentinaand then an extra-time loss to Germany in the 2014 World Cup. Considered along
Chile wins Copa; Messi misses, says he's quitting Argentina
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 hours ago
and then an extra-time loss to Germany in the 2014 World Cup. Considered alongside Brazil's Pele and Argentina's Diego Maradona as the sport's greatest, Messi won the titles at the under-20 and Olympic (under-23) levels for Argentina. But in... Read more
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iol.co.za
Messi quits international footballland a major title in the colours of Argentina. Messi's failure to match the a
Messi quits international football
iol.co.za / Posted 2 hours ago
land a major title in the colours of Argentina. Messi's failure to match the achievements in the Argentina jersey of Diego Maradona, who single-handedly carried the team to victory in the 1986 World Cup, has often been held against him. Maradona... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Factbox: Profile of Lionel MessiLed Argentina to the gold medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. * Part of t
Factbox: Profile of Lionel Messi
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Led Argentina to the gold medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. * Part of the Argentina side coached by Diego Maradona at the 2010 World Cup that was beaten 4-0 by Germany in the quarter-finals. Messi failed to score and struggled to... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Chile wins 2nd straight Copa America title as Messi missesand then an extra-time loss to Germany in the 2014 World Cup. Considered along
Chile wins 2nd straight Copa America title as Messi misses
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 2 hours ago
and then an extra-time loss to Germany in the 2014 World Cup. Considered alongside Brazil's Pele and Argentina's Diego Maradona as the sport's greatest ever, Messi won the titles at the under-20 and Olympic (under-23) levels for Argentina. But... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
It's been 4 finals, it's not meant for me, I tried: Lionel Messisaved the opening kick by Arturo Vidal, and up stepped Messi, considered alongs
It's been 4 finals, it's not meant for me, I tried: Lionel Messi
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 hours ago
saved the opening kick by Arturo Vidal, and up stepped Messi, considered alongside Brazil's Pele and Argentina's Diego Maradona as the sport's greatest ever. While he won the titles at the under-20 and Olympic (under-23) levels for Argentina,... Read more
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DW
Argentina's Lionel Messi says he's quitting international football |year. Five times FIFA's world player of the year, Messi has long been hailed a
Argentina's Lionel Messi says he's quitting international football |
DW / Posted 3 hours ago
year. Five times FIFA's world player of the year, Messi has long been hailed as the country's greatest talent since Diego Maradona, albeit without ever duplicating Maradona's big tournament successes such as the 1986 World Cup. His club career... Read more
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TSN
Messi says he is quitting Argentina national teamin 2001 when he was 13, and many fans at home have criticized him for not leadi
Messi says he is quitting Argentina national team
TSN / Posted 3 hours ago
in 2001 when he was 13, and many fans at home have criticized him for not leading the nation to a World Cup title, as Diego Maradona did in 1990. "On top of everything, I missed the penalty kick," Messi told TyC. "I think this is best for everyone.... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Chile wins 2nd straight Copa America title as Messi missesand then an extra-time loss to Germany in the 2014 World Cup. Considered along
Chile wins 2nd straight Copa America title as Messi misses
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 3 hours ago
and then an extra-time loss to Germany in the 2014 World Cup. Considered alongside Brazil's Pele and Argentina's Diego Maradona as the sport's greatest ever, Messi won the titles at the under-20 and Olympic (under-23) levels for Argentina. But... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Messi’s jaw-dropping retirementwith Argentina. It has not helped his reputation in his homeland of being a le
Messi’s jaw-dropping retirement
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 hours ago
with Argentina. It has not helped his reputation in his homeland of being a lesser hero than Argentine legend Diego Maradona. Maradona even criticised him at the start of the tournament. “He’s a really good person, but he has no... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Chile wins Copa; Messi misses, says he's quitting Argentinaand then an extra-time loss to Germany in the 2014 World Cup. Considered along
Chile wins Copa; Messi misses, says he's quitting Argentina
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 3 hours ago
and then an extra-time loss to Germany in the 2014 World Cup. Considered alongside Brazil's Pele and Argentina's Diego Maradona as the sport's greatest, Messi won the titles at the under-20 and Olympic (under-23) levels for Argentina. But in... Read more
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CBS News
Shocker from soccer superstar Lionel Messisaved the opening kick by Arturo Vidal, and up stepped Messi, considered alongs
Shocker from soccer superstar Lionel Messi
CBS News / Posted 3 hours ago
saved the opening kick by Arturo Vidal, and up stepped Messi, considered alongside Brazil's Pele and Argentina's Diego Maradona as the sport's greatest ever. While he won the titles at the under-20 and Olympic (under-23) levels for Argentina,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Lionel Messi retires from international footballland a major title in the colours of Argentina. Messi's failure to match the a
Lionel Messi retires from international football
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 hours ago
land a major title in the colours of Argentina. Messi's failure to match the achievements in the Argentina jersey of Diego Maradona, who single-handedly carried the team to victory in the 1986 World Cup, has often been held against him. Maradona... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Lionel Messi misses, Chile wins 2nd straight Copa America titleand then an extra-time loss to Germany in the 2014 World Cup. Considered along
Lionel Messi misses, Chile wins 2nd straight Copa America title
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
and then an extra-time loss to Germany in the 2014 World Cup. Considered alongside Brazil's Pele and Argentina's Diego Maradona as the sport's greatest ever, Messi won the titles at the under-20 and Olympic (under-23) levels for Argentina. But... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Messi says he is quitting Argentina's national team after loss to Chile in Copa finalsaved the opening kick by Arturo Vidal, and up stepped Messi, considered alongs
Messi says he is quitting Argentina's national team after loss to Chile in Copa final
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
saved the opening kick by Arturo Vidal, and up stepped Messi, considered alongside Brazil's Pele and Argentina's Diego Maradona as the sport's greatest ever. While he won the titles at the under-20 and Olympic (under-23) levels for Argentina,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Lionel Messi won't be playing for Argentina, announces retirement from national teamsaved the opening kick by Arturo Vidal, and up stepped Messi, considered alongs
Lionel Messi won't be playing for Argentina, announces retirement from national team
The Economic Times / Posted 3 hours ago
saved the opening kick by Arturo Vidal, and up stepped Messi, considered alongside Brazil's Pele and Argentina's Diego Maradona as the sport's greatest ever. While he won the titles at the under-20 and Olympic (under-23) levels for Argentina,... Read more
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HITC Sport
Chile win Copa América once again as Argentina title drought continuesthat killed off the question mark hanging over his greatness, that gave him his
Chile win Copa América once again as Argentina title drought continues
HITC Sport / Posted 3 hours ago
that killed off the question mark hanging over his greatness, that gave him his place in the pantheon next to Diego Maradona and showed he could achieve the same success with Argentina that has become so staggeringly routine at club level.... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Lionel Messi retires from international footballland a major title in the colours of Argentina. Messi’s failure to match the a
Lionel Messi retires from international football
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 hours ago
land a major title in the colours of Argentina. Messi’s failure to match the achievements in the Argentina jersey of Diego Maradona, who single-handedly carried the team to victory in the 1986 World Cup, has often been held against him. Maradona... Read more
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Perth Now
Penalty miss drives Messi to retireland a major title in the colours of Argentina. Messi’s failure to match the a
Penalty miss drives Messi to retire
Perth Now / Posted 3 hours ago
land a major title in the colours of Argentina. Messi’s failure to match the achievements in the Argentina jersey of Diego Maradona, who single-handedly carried the team to victory in the 1986 World Cup, has often been held against him. Maradona... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Messi’s jaw-dropping retirementwith Argentina. It has not helped his reputation in his homeland of being a le
Messi’s jaw-dropping retirement
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 hours ago
with Argentina. It has not helped his reputation in his homeland of being a lesser hero than Argentine legend Diego Maradona. Maradona even criticised him at the start of the tournament. “He’s a really good person, but he has no... Read more
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Pilipino Star
After Copa loss, Messi says he is quitting international footballsaved the opening kick by Arturo Vidal, and up stepped Messi, considered alongs
After Copa loss, Messi says he is quitting international football
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 hours ago
saved the opening kick by Arturo Vidal, and up stepped Messi, considered alongside Brazil's Pele and Argentina's Diego Maradona as the sport's greatest ever. While he won the titles at the under-20 and Olympic (under-23) levels for Argentina,... Read more
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Orange County Register
Messi misses PK and Chile beats Argentina in Copa America championshipsaved the opening kick by Arturo Vidal, and up stepped Messi, considered alongs
Messi misses PK and Chile beats Argentina in Copa America championship
Orange County Register / Posted 3 hours ago
saved the opening kick by Arturo Vidal, and up stepped Messi, considered alongside Brazil’s Pele and Argentina’s Diego Maradona as the sport’s greatest ever. While he won the titles at the under-20 and Olympic (under-23) levels for Argentina,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Messi’s jaw-dropping retirementsaved the opening kick by Arturo Vidal, and up stepped Messi, considered alongs
Messi’s jaw-dropping retirement
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
saved the opening kick by Arturo Vidal, and up stepped Messi, considered alongside Brazil’s Pele and Argentina’s Diego Maradona as the sport’s greatest ever.media_cameraIn a dark place. While he won the titles at the under-20 and Olympic... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Chile wins Copa America title in shootoutand then an extra-time loss to Germany in the 2014 World Cup. Considered along
Chile wins Copa America title in shootout
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 hours ago
and then an extra-time loss to Germany in the 2014 World Cup. Considered alongside Brazil’s Pele and Argentina’s Diego Maradona as the sport’s greatest ever, Messi won the titles at the under-20 and Olympic (under-23) levels for Argentina. But... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Chile wins Copa; Messi misses, says he is quitting Argentinaand then an extra-time loss to Germany in the 2014 World Cup. Considered along
Chile wins Copa; Messi misses, says he is quitting Argentina
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 hours ago
and then an extra-time loss to Germany in the 2014 World Cup. Considered alongside Brazil's Pele and Argentina's Diego Maradona as the sport's greatest ever, Messi won the titles at the under-20 and Olympic (under-23) levels for Argentina. But... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Messi quits international footballland a major title in the colours of Argentina. Messi's failure to match the a
Messi quits international football
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 hours ago
land a major title in the colours of Argentina. Messi's failure to match the achievements in the Argentina jersey of Diego Maradona, who single-handedly carried the team to victory in the 1986 World Cup, has often been held against him. Maradona... Read more
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Boston Globe
Messi says he may never play for Argentina again after penalty miss in Copa final defeatsaved the opening kick by Arturo Vidal, and up stepped Messi, considered alongs
Messi says he may never play for Argentina again after penalty miss in Copa final defeat
Boston Globe / Posted 3 hours ago
saved the opening kick by Arturo Vidal, and up stepped Messi, considered alongside Brazil’s Pele and Argentina’s Diego Maradona as the sport’s greatest ever. While he won the titles at the under-20 and Olympic (under-23) levels for Argentina,... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Chile wins 2nd straight Copa America title as Messi missesVidal, and up stepped Messi, the best player of his generation and considered a
Chile wins 2nd straight Copa America title as Messi misses
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 3 hours ago
Vidal, and up stepped Messi, the best player of his generation and considered alongside Brazil’s Pele and Argentina’s Diego Maradona as the sport’s greatest ever. While he won the titles at the under-20 and Olympic (under-23) levels for Argentina,... Read more
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Goal.com
Messi's legacy stained by third consecutive final defeatIt may sound like unreasonable expectation but we are talking about the pantheo
Messi's legacy stained by third consecutive final defeat
Goal.com / Posted 3 hours ago
It may sound like unreasonable expectation but we are talking about the pantheon of greats, of World Cup winners like Diego Maradona and Pele. This is the standard that Messi has set himself. Of course, defeat here in New Jersey, or those in the... Read more
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