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Video: Lionel Messi skims through ice cool penalty against Chile

Lionel Messi didn’t put a foot wrong more or less in the entire game as Argentina continued their unbeaten run since the last Copa America with a 1-1 draw in the World Cup qualifier match against Chile in Buenos Aires.

The Barcelona legend slid a calm and composed penalty to put the Albiceleste ahead after Lautaro Martinez was tripped inside the box in the 24th minute.

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Besides the penalty, Messi had to essentially create his chances for himself as he won two free-kicks and almost scored had it not been for the crossbar and a world-class save from Claudio Bravo. Messi also attempted two shots from distance on the back of a couple of brilliant individual runs.

Check out Messi glide a penalty past Bravo below –

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By Surjit Patowary

Extremely passionate, detail-oriented when it comes to football. Obsessed with the news. Fact-checking is life!

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