Former Paris Saint Germain and Manchester United player, Angel Di Maria has announced his retirement from the national team.
The midfielder confirmed that he will leave the World Cup winners after the 2024 Copa America. This decision means that Angel Di Maria will not be part of the team that will play the FIFA World Cup in 2026.
“I will leave Argentina national team after Copa América, it is over for me. I hugged Messi at PSG and told him: the only thing I’m grateful for is to have been able to play with you in a club, to be able to see you every day.”
He revealed that he was close to announcing his international retirement after the loss in the Copa America final after Lionel Messi announced that he quit international football. There were reports after the defeat to Chile on penalties.