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Lionel Messi Retires From International Soccer

Lionel Messi Retires

Five times world player of the year and  Argentina striker Lionel Messi decided to retire from international soccer. He said "This is it, This is my decision, i fought hard. I did everything i could to try to win. But the truth is this is it. The striker missed a penalty for Argentina in Sunday's Copa America final. It's the 5th final the star player has lost with his national side and he was in tears at the end of the game. 

At club level, Messi has been highly successful and won every trophy possible for his team Barcelona. He's also been awarded 'World Player of the Year' 5 times.