The press does not have doubts: Messi, "winner" of the seventh Balloon of Gold

THE GLASS AMERICA PUT IT To SHOT

The press does not have doubts: Messi, "winner" of the seventh Balloon of Gold

Published:13/07/2021 - 23:43h

Updated:13/07/2021 - 23:48h

So extraordinary was his tournament that splits of the international sportive press already ensures, that the continental competition, has catapulted to Leo Messi to his seventh award of 'France Football'. For example, Voetbal does not doubt it and questions : "Who will detain to Messi in his way to the seventh Balloon of Gold?" And it is that the rivals that has the historical player of the FC Barcelona 'limp' and diminish his options to do with the maximum individual award

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"It needed to take me out the spine to be able to achieve something with the Selection, was cerquita a lot of years, knew that sometime it went to twist, went to give. I am a grateful to God for giving me this moment, in Brazil and to Brazil. I think that it was saving this moment for me. It is a madness, inexplicable the happiness that seat", those were part of the words of Leo Messi after hardly conquer the Glass America the past Saturday in the Maracaná. It was his first big title with the 'Albiceleste', the footballer did not mark in the final, but went by far the best of the tournament with his four goals and five assistances, in addition to being in the top in other sections.

So extraordinary was his tournament that splits of the international sportive press already ensures, that the continental competition, has catapulted to Leo to his seventh award of 'France Football'. For example, Voetbal does not doubt it and questions : "Who will detain to Messi in his way to the seventh Balloon of Gold?" And it is that the rivals that has the historical player of the FC Barcelona 'limp' and diminish his options to do with the maximum individual award.

In the past season, in spite of that the only trophy in the field of club was the Glass of Rey, attained to mark 46 goals and give 16 assistances. Registers that added to the ones of his Glass America, would leave like conclusion that the possibilities that Leo attain his seventh Balloon of Gold become very upper to the one of the rest of players like Cristiano Ronaldo or Robert Lewandowski.

The first was the maximum goleador of the UEFA EURO 2020 with five goals (empatado with the Czech Patrik Schick), but could not conquer with the Juventus of Turín the UEFA Champions League, in spite of invoiceing with the Italians until 36 goals during the past course. Segundo, neither could repeat in the maximum continental competition of clubs, although it annotated until 48 targets by nine assistances. Neymar Is another that did not live a season to throw rockets. It was the author of 24 and 18 assistances with the Paris Saint-Germain (PSG), but also without Champions, Tie 1 and besides the own Glass America that celebrated in his country and that lost in front of the same Messi.

The press surrendered to his feet

By all this, is that, in Italy, The Gazzetta dello Sport, has opted by the metaphor. "Leo, in seventh heaven". Or The Colombian BolaVIP goes more far: "Glass America: it Won Messi yesterday his seventh Balloon of Gold". "They do not remain doubts that the achieved in Brazil will mark a before and an afterwards in the career by the individual award more important that has this sport. Who can snatch him to the 10 the prestigious prize?", it aims said half.

In Asia neither remained short. THave Sports Grail, of the Indian, speech of the "imminent " seventh Balloon of Gold of Messi" and in United States, the New Herald of Miami, equally asked "who can snatch him to Leo Messi the Balloon of Gold?".

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