Copa America: All doom and gloom for Lionel Messi, Argentina

Copa America: All doom and gloom for Lionel Messi, Argentina

Argentina were edged by Chile in Saturday's Copa America final.

Biggest talent in the soccer world Lionel Messi failed to steer his side to the Copa America title on Saturday. (Source: AP)

It was a disappointing end to the game as far as Argentina were concerned as they were edged out on penalties. (Source: AP)

FIFA World Cup and now the Copa America, Argentina's list of losing big finals is getting longer. (Source: AP)

Barcelona star Lionel Messi walks away dejected after another defeat in the final. (Source: Reuters)

Lionel Messi had a disappointing outing. Not only he lost a chance to win a major tournament with the national team, his brother was reportedly heckled by the crowd. (Source: Reuters)

Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain failed to convert the second kick which went over the bar during the penalties. It was all downhill for Argentina from there on. (Source: AP)

Midfielder Rickey Alverz too failed to convert and landed the ball in the gloves of Claudio Bravo thus further dwindling Argentina's chances. (Source: Reuters)

As players failed to find the net, Argentina's search for their first title in 23 years continued. (Source: AP)

A heartbroken Argentine fan on the streets of Santiago after the match. (Source: AP)