Argentina Captain Lionel Messi procured his 147th cap for Argentina on Monday June 21 when his team played Paraguay in the ongoing Copa America in Brazil. Messi has this present time, equalled Javier Mascherano’s all-time appearance record for La Albiceleste.
The Barcelona striker helped his country to beat the Paraguayans by 1-0, assisting with tying down Argentina capability to the quarterfinals.
Papu Gómez’s 10th minute goal was sufficient to earn Argentina a slim win and keep up Argentina’s unbeaten beginning in the competition.
Meanwhile, over the course of the end of the week, Messi had made one fan exceptionally cheerful by signing his back tattoo, which portrays the popular photograph of the Argentine holding his shirt up at the Bernabeu in the wake of scoring the triumphant goal – which is the 500th of his career – against rivals Real Madrid in 2017.