Argentina broke their Copa America jinx following a 1-0 victory over Brazil in the match played early on Sunday morning.
The Argentines last won the title 28 years ago.
Paris Saint-Germain forward, Di Maria scor d the only goal of the match in the 21st minute to gift his side the trophy.
With the victory, Lionel Messi joins the league of players to have won a senior international trophy.
The match played at the Maracana stadium in Brazil was dominated by the Brazilians but a resolute Argentina defense backed by an excellent goalkeeper, Emiliano Martinez kept the Samba Boys