Lionel Messi is the world's best, one of maybe two men (along with Cristiano Ronaldo) capable of taking over a game by himself. Not that he will have to – Argentina is stacked with skillful midfielders and speedy strikers from the world's top pro leagues. The team will be a highlight reel, but many of the best plays likely won't result in goals.
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