Argentina’s Lionel Messi kisses the World Cup trophy during the trophy ceremony. Photo: Reuters
Argentina’s Lionel Messi kisses the World Cup trophy during the trophy ceremony. Photo: Reuters

Fifa World Cup: Lionel Messi heads long list of football giants bidding farewell to the global game

  • Messi leaves World Cup on his terms, but for the like Mbappe, Ronaldo, Modric and former World Cup winner Thomas Mueller, it was a very different story
  • Neymar said he was ‘psychologically destroyed’ knowing he may have played his last match for Brazil

Argentina’s Lionel Messi kisses the World Cup trophy during the trophy ceremony. Photo: Reuters
Argentina’s Lionel Messi kisses the World Cup trophy during the trophy ceremony. Photo: Reuters
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