Lionel Messi retires from international football

Lionel Messi retires from international football

Jun 27, 2016, 11:56 AM IST
Argentina's Lionel Messi takes a free kick
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Argentina's Lionel Messi takes a free kick during a Copa America Centenario Group D soccer match against Bolivia, at CenturyLink Field in Seattle.

Argentina's Lionel Messi receives his medal after the Copa America Centenario championship
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Argentina's Lionel Messi receives his medal after the Copa America Centenario championship soccer match.

Argentina's Lionel Messi reacts after missing his shot
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Argentina's Lionel Messi reacts after missing his shot during penalty kicks in the Copa America Centenario championship soccer match.

Argentina's Lionel Messi (10) waits with his teammates for trophy presentations
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Argentina's Lionel Messi (10) waits with his teammates for trophy presentations after the Copa America Centenario championship soccer match, in East Rutherford, N.J. Chile defeated Argentina 4-2 in penalty kicks to win the championship.

Argentina's Lionel Messi
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Argentina's Lionel Messi reacts after losing 4-2 to Chile in penalty kicks during the Copa America Centenario championship soccer match.

Argentina's Lionel Messi
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Argentina's Lionel Messi warms up before the Copa America Centenario championship soccer match between Argentina and Chile.

Argentina's Lionel Messi
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Argentina's Lionel Messi and Bolivia's Diego Bejarano fight for the ball during a Copa America Centenario Group D soccer match.