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Messi resumes bid for elusive World Cup glory

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Messi resumes bid for elusive World Cup gloryLionel Messi of Argentina celebrates victory after the 2018 FIFA World Cup Group D match between Nigeria and Argentina in Saint Petersburg, Russia, June 26, 2018. Argentina won 2-1 and advanced to the round of 16. (Xinhua/Yang Lei) Superstar Lionel Messi will take a break from his Barcelona soap opera as he bids to fire Argentina to the World Cup in Qatar and what will probably be his last chance to try to win the coveted trophy. The 33-year-old, a record six-time Ballon d'Or winner, has won everything in the club game with Barca...
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