Argentina Wins First Copa America In 28 Years

Soccer Football - Copa America 2021 - Final - Brazil v Argentina - Estadio Maracana, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - July 10, 2021 Argentina's Lionel Messi and teammates celebrate winning the Copa America with the trophy REUTERS/Amanda Perobelli TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

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


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