Argentine star footballer Leon Messi has sent a video message to his 100-year-old fan Dan Hernan after winning the Copa America title. Argentina won the Copa America title by defeating Brazil in the final. Hernan is the star of Tiktok.
Hernan has been following Messi since the beginning of his career. He recorded every goal scored by Messi in his notebook by handwriting. Simultaneously, he reminds his grandson, Julian Mastrangel, that if he misses a match, Julian should make sure that not a single goal scored by Messi remains in the notebook.
Messi said in the video message, "Hernan Your story reached me. It's fun for me that you record my goals. For this, I want to hug you and thank you for all you are doing."
After watching the video, Hernan's eyes filled with tears and he said, "I always follow you and will continue to do so till the end. I stand behind you." Messi was awarded the Golden Boot and Player of the Tournament at the Copa America.
Netherlands star Aryan Robben retires from football
LONDON, AP: Netherlands winger Aryan Robben on Thursday announced his second retirement from football. He retired after leaving Bayern Munich in the year 2019 but then in 2020 he returned to his early day's club Groningen and played for them for more than one season. Robben won the Ardivisie title in his first season at PSV Eindhoven.
This was followed by two Premier League titles, two League Cups, and the FA Cup with Chelsea. He won the La Liga trophy with Real Madrid. Robben had most successes with Bayern Munich, winning eight Bundesliga titles, five German Cups, and the Champions League trophies. In addition to these successes with the club, Robben played 96 matches for the Netherlands and reached the final of the 2010 World Cup.