Lionel Messi calls out referee after Argentina see off Netherlands

Lionel Messi has urged FIFA to rethink their referee selection as he admitted his frustration towards Antonio Mateu Lahoz’s performance in Friday’s World Cup semi-final.

The official dished out a cool 18 yellow cards throughout the ill-tempered affair, which Argentina eventually won on penalties after throwing away a two-goal lead to a late double from Wout Weghorst.

Messi, who set up Argentina’s opener before slotting home a penalty inside 90 minutes, was ecstatic with the victory but could not hide his disappointment towards Lahoz’s performance after the game.

“I was very upset,” he said….


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