Lionel messi Argentina were to face Ecuador in the quarter finals of the Copa America.Messi has been having a stellar season with Argentina scoring 3 goals and assisting 2 other goals in their impressive run in the copa America.Despite his success, Messi has failed to win a major tournament with Argentina after bottling 4 finals.Messi has lost 3 Copa America finals and he as also lost in a World cup final agaisnt Germany in 2014.His wife Antonello Roccuzo went on to congratulate his long term lover who they have 3 children together.Thiago, Matteo and Ciro Messi.He posted a picture of his 3 sons in Instagram with Argentina t-shirts and wrote "we love you daddy".That was seen as an encouraging message to Lionel Messi as his family back at home were supporting him fully.Lionel Messi perfomed well in the match as he had two assits and also scored a brilliant goal in the last minute of the game.Messi scored a sumptuous free kick bringing his tally of freekick goals to 58 and 8 for Argentina.He has also scored 4 goals in Copa America and assisted 4 times also.They will face Peru in the semi finals of Copa America.
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