Monday, 27 June 2016

Social media reacts to Leo Messi's retirement from Argentina after Copa America final loss

A heartbroken Lionel Messi, 29, has declared he is retiring from international football, sending the national team into disarray. The forward missed a penalty in the Copa America Centenario final shoot-out against Chile as his team lost lost 4-2 on penalties. Messi, who was in tears after the match, spoke after the game to Argentine television and explained his decision.

Football fans took to twitter to express their thoughts on his retirement, some being critical saying he's bottled under failure while some praised him for his achievements. More tweets after the cut...