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Twitter Reacts After Video of Lionel Messi Crying Tears of Joy Celebrating Copa Win in Argentina Emerges

Arjun Singh Devgan
Lionel Messi and Argentina national team celebrated 2021 Copa America win in front of the home fans
Lionel Messi and Argentina national team celebrated 2021 Copa America win in front of the home fans / Pool/Getty Images
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The Argentina national team finally got the chance to celebrate their 2021 Copa America fan in front of their fans in Buenos Aires, with the celebration going viral after videos emerged of their icon, Lionel Messi seen crying tears of joy after getting the opportunity to celebrate their win in front of the home crowd.

This overshadowed Argentina's 3-0 win over Bolivia in the CONMEBOL 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers, with Messi again at the heart of everything, scoring a hat-trick to surpass Brazil legend, Pele as the highest scoring South American men's football player in football history.

The video of Messi crying tears of joy led to a meltdown on Twitter, and here we take a look at the best reactions on social media.

The 34-year-old's hat-trick on the night means that he now has scored 79 goals for his country while the win on the night ensures that Argentina remain second in the CONMEBOL table with 18 points, six behind leaders, Brazil.

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