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American football club "Inter Miami" on the road beat "Nashville" in a penalty shootout with a score of 2:1 in the final match of the League Cup. The meeting took place at the “Geodis Park” stadium. in Nashville (Tennessee, USA), reports rodrobnosti.
The main time of the match ended in a draw – 1:1. Fafa Pico (57th minute) scored a goal for the hosts, Lionel Messi (23rd) scored for the guests. The “Inter Miami” players were more accurate in the penalty shootout. – 10:9.
The League Cup is an annual cup tournament. Held between American, Canadian and Mexican clubs.
Messi played the seventh game for "Inter Miami" and excelled in each of them. The Argentinian striker now has 10 goals and one assist for the American club.
The forward moved into third place in the club's all-time top scorers list, trailing only Ecuador's Leonardo Campane (16) and Argentina's Gonzalo Higuain ( 29).
Lionel Messi is 36 years old, he won the 44th trophy in his career and surpassed the record of Brazilian defender Dani Alves (43).