The captain had a brilliant performance in the Rio de La Plata classic and then shared scenes from the dressing room in his nets.
Lionel Messi had another brilliant performance. Unfortunately, the custom of his excellence often camouflages the extraordinary performance that the captain of the Argentine team usually has. However, the door is always open to amazing his fans. In this case, the 33-year-old soccer player from Rosario was the central actor in the 1-0 victory over Uruguay. Later, he was also the main character on social media.
Leo broke his usual solemnity in the virtual world to share an image from the privacy of the Albiceleste dressing room after the first triumph in the Copa América. "Come on fuck! It was important to win today. This will give us peace of mind for what is coming is going to continue to be hard, "he wrote on his Instagram account with more than 219 million followers. The text was accompanied by a photo of the Flea with Rodrigo De Paul, Joaquín Correa, Leandro Paredes, Nicolás Otamendi and Ángel Di María from the bowels of the Mané Garrincha National Stadium in Brasilia.
One of those present had a singular compliment for his partner: "You left her like a lemon! Come on, friend", De Paul signed him. The Fideo Di María also added several heart emojis. Erik Lamela, who was not summoned for the tournament, congratulated him with an "animal." His friend Javier Mascherano was also present: "What a match for God."
"Play something," Gio Lo Celso supported him, and Tucu Correa just joined in with a "Let's go. "
Other messages of encouragement that the Albiceleste captain received came from his goalkeeper Emiliano Martínez before the cameras of TyC Sports after finishing the game: "We are here to win the Cup, that is the goal we plan for ourselves. We have the best in the world and a good coach, who gives us a plan every game. We are going to win it".
"We are going to try to be protagonists. We show it; it is not easy to play with Chile, Colombia, and Uruguay. We thank the greatest Leo, Nico, Kun, and Fide, who show us the way, giving us advice on how these types of teams play. Uruguay and Chile have many players who have been playing together for many years, and obviously, it is not easy. However, today we took another step, now to celebrate", De Paul himself had expressed from the field of play seconds after the victory.