Argentina’s captain striker appeared very nervous before the first match at the Copa America 2021.
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La Albicelestes will enter the journey to conquer the Copa America 2021 with the opening match against heavyweight Chile. Superstar Lionel Messi was relatively worried before the match, but not because of the strength of the opponent but because of the epidemic situation in the past time.
“The epidemic worries us because anyone can get infected. We try to be careful but it’s not easy. The players will do everything to make sure no one gets infected but it depends not only to us”33-year-old striker said.
Initially, Argentina was expected to host the Copa Anmeria this year. However, the serious epidemic situation in the South American country forced the country to give up the right to host.
Later, the tournament was moved to Brazil, where the epidemic situation was worse than in Brazil. Doesn’t stop at
Meanwhile, a series of players and staff from the Bolivia, Colombia and Venezuela teams were all confirmed to be positive for Covid-19 before the opening day of Copa America.
Despite numerous difficulties, Lionel Messi is still aiming for his first major title with the national team: “My dream is to win a title with the national team. I’m very close to it but unfortunately it hasn’t happened yet. I will keep trying until I can’t.
I’ve been fortunate enough to have won every club and individual title and it would be great to do this with the national team.”.
At Copa America 2021, El Pulga’s team is in Group B along with Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay. La Albicelestes’ first match will be against a formidable opponent named Chile.
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