Messi Masterclass: Argentina Dominates Canada in Copa America

East Rutherford, New Jersey – The Copa América semifinal match between Argentina and Canada kicked off tonight, with Argentina taking an early lead. Lionel Messi and Julián Álvarez scored to give Argentina a 2-0 advantage against Canada at MetLife Stadium. Viewers can catch the action on FS1 in English and Univision/TUDN in Spanish.

Despite a recent right leg injury, Lionel Messi started the game and netted his first goal of the tournament. The Argentine star’s performance was met with enthusiasm from fans, especially as Ángel Di María made a memorable exit from the match in the 78th minute.

In a crowded sequence in the 51st minute, Messi scored with a precise strike into the goal area, assisted by Enzo Fernández. Although he missed some earlier opportunities, Messi’s goal was a crucial moment in the game for Argentina.

The match also saw standout performances from other players, such as Julián Álvarez, who found the back of the net in the 23rd minute after receiving a pass from Rodrigo De Paul. The early lead provided Argentina with a strong foundation for the rest of the game.

As the game unfolded, various key moments kept fans on the edge of their seats. From missed shots to potential penalty calls, the intensity of the match between Argentina and Canada was palpable. The strategic plays and skills displayed by both teams added to the excitement for viewers.

Looking ahead, the winners of the semifinals will advance to the Copa América 2024 final at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami. On the other hand, the losers will compete in the third-place game in Charlotte, providing a captivating conclusion to the tournament.

With the stage set for an unforgettable finish, fans eagerly await the outcome of the remaining matches, keeping a close eye on the performance of star players like Messi and the teams aiming for glory in the Copa América.