Copa America 2021 has finally begun and it already brought us exciting games on Matchday 1. Argentinaand Chile clashed in one of the most exciting duels of the first round. Fans all over the world kept an eye on this game as Lionel Messi began a new quest for continental glory with his country.
La Albiceleste and La Roja arrived at this game after facing each other not long ago in the Conmebol World Cup Qualifiers 2022. For the second straight time, they drew 1-1 in a game that lived up to the expectations.
Messi netted a fantastic free-kick goal in the beginning of the Copa America journey, hoping to finally lift a long-awaited trophy with the national team. Check out what the social media had to say about the game.
Best memes and reactions to Argentina vs Chile in Copa America 2021
It's been a long wait, but Copa America 2021 finally started for Argentina. Lionel Scaloni's side has been waiting this moment for months, and despite the changes to its organization, the tournament means a great opportunity for La Albiceleste.
They want to end a 28-year drought without trophies, and this could be one of their last chances to do so with Lionel Messi on board. Barcelona's No. 10 has began the tournament in great form, scoring a breathtaking set-piece goal. Soccer fans went wild on the Internet sharing hilarious memes:
The points were shared in an exciting game between Argentina and Chile on Group A Matchday 1, and there's still a long way to go in Copa America 2021. Fans already showed their enthusiasm by flooding the social media with funny memes.