After so many pale and lost finals, Lionel Andrés Messi was able to become champion with the Argentine national team, lifting the Copa América in Brazil 2021 at the Maracana after beating the local, which was the maximum candidate to conquer it, unleashing the total uproar in the country national.
However, the thorn will remain forever that Diego Armando Maradona, who died on November 25, 2020, could not observe his successor finally achieve what he had been denied so much, with the “Albiceleste” shirt that they love so much. both.
About it Cesar Luis Menotti, Coach champion of the 1978 World Cup with the national team, and the one who taught Maradona the most according to the star himself stated in several interviews, who currently works as Director of National Teams, he imagined how “Pelusa” would have celebrated the title achieved by the flea”.
It was in the Super Deportivo program, by Radio Villa Trinidad, where “Flaco” made us all thrill: “Diego, alive, would surely have been very happy with the title. Surely I would have gone to hug Messi and the two would have started crying ”, started.
“Messi is like never before. He is happy and not only because of the triumph, but because he is surrounded by people who love him. Messi in the Selection did everything impossible to be. Messi is a footballer who, unlike others, is prepared to win a game, to make his teammates play well, and to make his team play well. And look, it’s difficult to be Messi, huh? He is at his best in every way; emotionally, physically, he is a boy who always prepares”, Assured the” Skinny “.
Finally, Menotti spoke of the duo Messi-Aguero that comes in the FC Barcelona: “They will become even more friends. I am looking forward to seeing you together. Messi is going to be happy with this divine madman, because he is funny, besides he does not have anything strange “, culminated.