Lionel Messi resigns from International football
New Delhi: Lionel Messi has decided to retire from the Argentina national team following defeat by Chile in Copa American league on Saturday. The decision was announced at a media meet.
The football great said he missed many chances during the match. "I am ready to step down now", he said.
The superstar became Argentina's all-time leading goal scorer during Copa America football matches.
“It was not an easy tournament,” said Messi, while speaking out about problems with the Argentina federation.