Messi Bagged Two Assists as Copa America 2024 Begins

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By Muib Shefiu 2 Min Read

The wait is finally over, and the Copa America 2024 has kicked off in style!

The highly anticipated tournament began with a thrilling match between Argentina and Canada, and it was the Albiceleste who emerged victorious with a convincing 2-0 win.

The hero of the night was none other than the legendary Lionel Messi, who bagged two assists to help his team secure a comfortable win.

Messi’s exceptional vision and creativity were on full display as he controlled the pace of the game, constantly probing the Canadian defense for weaknesses.

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The breakthrough came in the 49th minute when Messi’s perfectly weighted through ball found Julián Álvarez, who slotted home with ease.

The goal was a testament to Messi’s exceptional vision and ability to pick out a pass that others couldn’t see.

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Argentina continued to press for a second goal, and it finally arrived in the 88th minute. Messi was again the architect, providing a pinpoint accurate cross that Lautaro Martínez headed home with precision.

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Messi’s two assists were a reminder of his enduring quality, and he will be looking to continue his impressive form as the tournament progresses.

With this win, Argentina have sent a clear message to their rivals – they are here to win the tournament.

The Copa America 2024 has begun with a bang, and we can expect more thrilling matches in the coming days. Stay tuned for more action-packed football!

Final Score: Argentina 2, Canada 0

Goals: Julián Álvarez (49′), Lautaro Martínez (88′)

Assists: Lionel Messi (2)

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