The Albiceleste by and by missed the mark and their genius player seems to have laid a portion of the fault on authorities
Lionel Messi has blamed the referees for favoring Brazil as Argentina slammed out of the Copa America with a 2-0 rout in the semi-last in Belo Horizonte.
The Barcelona star again neglected to have a conclusive effect in the counterpart for his country as the hosts took the vast majority of their chances with objectives to Gabriel Jesus and Roberto Firmino in either half fixing a spot in the last against either Chile or Peru.
In any case, Messi was scorching of the presentation from the Video Assistant Referee and match official Roddy Zambrano , utilizing a post-coordinate meeting to censure the choice to not grant a punishment to Sergio Aguero only preceding Firmino’s 71st moment strike.
“They were worse than us. They found the net early and the subsequent objective originated from a punishment [to Aguero] they didn’t grant,” Messi told correspondents.
“They [the officials] had booked a great deal of bullsh*t, yet they didn’t check the VAR, that is mind blowing.
“That happened everywhere throughout the game. At the primary look of contact, they managed in their [Brazil’s] support and this sort of bullsh*t occupied us from the game.
“There is no reasons for us, however we have to survey this, investigate it and we should trust CONMEBOL takes care of business.
“I think we made an extraordinary appearance. We tried and they were not better than us.”
Argentina had 10 a greater number of shots at Brazilian goalkeeper Alisson than their rivals oversaw in assault (14-4) and struck the woodwork twice as they verged on getting once again into the challenge.
Aguero circled a header onto the crossbar with Alisson well-beaten in the primary half not long after Jesus earned the lead and Messi pummeled a shot into the post in the second time frame after Lautaro Martinez’s drive was blocked.
The Selecao took both of their risks clinically, just having four shots for the match, as Jesus and Firmino both side-footed into the net from short proximity in the wake of being teed up by the other.
Brazil will currently have the champ of Wednesday’s semi-last among Chile and Peru in a last to be facilitated on Sunday at the Maracana.
They will point win their first Copa America since triumphing in Venezuela during the 2007 version.