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Sergio Batista

Messi steps up for Argentina

“We had a change of mentality and game above all, we were more mobile, Messi brilliant and I’m satisfied with the commitment and play of the team which is what we’re looking for,” coach Sergio Batista said. Argentina will learn

Copa América

The old enemies met in the last two finals of South America’s top football tournament, with Brazil upsetting the favourites twice, but with home advantage at the July 1-24 event Argentina hope to win the trophy for the first time