Brazilian defender Marquinhos commented on the statement made by Argentine forward Lionel Messi about the corruption of the South American Football Confederation.
– In "Barcelona" and the national team everything goes like clockwork. I have never heard from him statements about corruption. He lost, should take it for granted. He needs to be able to lose, – said Marquinhos.
Recall, the Argentina national team beat the national team of Chile (2: 1) in the match for third place in the America's Cup-2019. At the 37th minute of the meeting, Messi was sent off for a clash with opponent Gary Medel.
Argentina – Chile. Removal of Medel and Messi
Subsequently, the forward boycotted the award ceremony, accusing the organizers and judges of the tournament of corruption.
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