Argentine star Lionel Messi was suspended for 3 months from international play by CONMEBOL once he defendant the organisation of corruption throughout Copa America, in line with ESPN.
The 32-year-old Messi found himself in bother double at Copa America. He known as out officers following Argentina’s loss against Brazil. Messi then received a red card throughout Argentina’s persuade Chile. He was thus furious concerning the red card that he failed to show up to simply accept his third-place honor.
Following the competition, Messi went off on CONMEBOL, spoken language Argentina didn’t got to be “part of the corruption”. CONMEBOL was chargeable for organising the Copa America.
Messi was additionally penalised $50,000 for those comments. He has seven days to attractiveness his social control.
Messi can miss 3 friendlies throughout his suspension. He also will got to serve a one-game suspension within the South yank tournament qualifiers for receiving that red card against Chile at Copa America.