Lionel Messi Says Brazilian Football Grounds are “a Disgrace”

Lionel Messi thinks that the pitches in Brazil are stopping him from controlling the ball and so he's not playing his best in the Copa América.

By Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Argentinian football star Lionel Messi blames the Brazilian pitches for his questionable Copa América performances.

Argentina beat Venezuela on Friday night to progress into the semi-finals of the Copa América, and they've managed to get to the final four without Lionel Messi contributing too much.

Argentina lost their opening group game against Colombia 2-0 before drawing with Paraguay 1-1. They needed a win in their final game to go through to the knockout stages and beat Qatar 2-0.

After the game against Venezuela, the star stopped . . .

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