In the biggest match of his career, Paris Saint-Germain forward Lionel Messi has delivered for the Argentina national team.
After Angel Di Maria won a penalty kick for Argentina in the first half of the 2022 FIFA World Cup Final against France, Messi took the ball and went over to the penalty spot to take the attempt. For the fourth time in the 2022 World Cup, Messi scored a penalty goal with ease, as he provided Argentina with a crucial 1-0 lead in the contest.
MESSI PENALTY GOAL IN THE WORLD CUP FINAL VAMOS VAMOS VAMOS pic.twitter.com/qo20uFy9Qj
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MESSI PUTS ARGENTINA OUT IN FRONT 🎯🇦🇷 pic.twitter.com/kZkUvRUXC9
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The PSG star has now chipped in with an astounding nine total goal contributions at the 2022 World Cup, which leads all players at the tournament.