Iran discovered what so many other opposing sides have discovered when facing a Lionel Messi-led team. At some point, Messi is going to do his Messi thing and find the back of the goal with the ball.
Argentina’s star striker curved a ball just inside the goal post during stoppage time, to give his team the 1-0 win. A pattern is starting to emerge: two World Cup games, two Lionel Messi goals, two victories.
Final: Argentina beats Iran 1-0, after Lionel Messi scores in stoppage time! pic.twitter.com/AyY6Zo4KHI
— World Cup 2014 (@FifaWorIdCup_14) June 21, 2014