• Round of 16: Argentina vs Switzerland

    The 2014 FIFA World Cup is still waiting for a team to put its hand up and play attractive, decisive and convincing football on a consistent basis. Many teams have had a flash in the pan but nothing consistent. Great players stand up to be counted when times are tough or when the odds are against them. Lionel Messi is one such great player, the most accomplished, successful and revered player of his generation. In a tight game against the Swiss, Messi provided yet another clutch moment as he conjured up a little magic when it mattered most. (more…)