VIDEO: Argentina's new minimum, Messi equals Mascherano's record

epa09292361 Argentina's Lionel Messi in action against Paraguay's Gabriel Avalos (R), during a Copa America soccer match between Argentina and Paraguay at the Mane Garrincha Stadium in Brasilia, Brazil, 21 June 2021. EPA-EFE / Fernando Bizerra Jr

Argentina players celebrated over Paraguay with 1: 0 in the third round of Group A of the Copa America. With the second victory in a row of 1: 0, the "Gauchos" lost the first place in the group with seven points and secured a place in the quarterfinals.

The only goal of the match was the work of the Sevilla player, Alejandro Papu Gomez in the 10th minute of the match after the assistance of Angel di Maria.
ДCaptain Lionel Messi had additional reasons to celebrate who played 147th game for the national team thus leveling with Javier Mascherano on first place in the eternal list of the number of appearances for the national team.
The Argentines did not dominate the match, they left the possession of the ball to the opponent, but thanks to Gomez's goal they came to the victory and the three points.
In the next round, Argentina will play against Bolivia, which is defeated in the first matches.

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