Copa America 2021 Argentina vs Ecuador Player Ratings: Messi, Lautaro and De Paul on the scoresheet as Argentina book their place in the semis

Copa America 2021 Argentina vs Ecuador Player Ratings: Messi steals the show against Ecuador with his 4th Man of the Match award of the campaign. Messi scored a goal and assisted twice to help Argentina book a place in the semis.

Argentina vs Ecuador Predictions

It was once again the greatest player on the planet, Lionel Messi at the heart of things as Argentina book a place in the semi-finals of the Copa America 2021. Messi missed a glorious chance in the beginning but made it up with two assists and a stunning freekick to bring up his 4th goal of the edition. Angel Di Maria changed the complexion of the game after coming on in the second half with his trickery and pace.

Ecuador after trailing 1-0, played a good part until the dying stages when Argentina regained control of the proceedings. Argentina will now face Colombia in the semi-finals on Tuesday. Let us look at the player ratings for the game between Argentina and Ecuador:

Argentina Player Ratings

Emiliano Martinez – 7/10

Nahuel Molina – 6.5/10

German Pezella – 5/10

Nicolas Otamendi – 5.5/10

Marcos Acuna – 5.5/10

Leandro Paredes – 6.5/10

Giovani Lo Celso – 6/10

Rodrigo De Paul – 7.5/10

Nicolas Gonzalez – 4/10

Lautaro Martinez – 6/10

Lionel Messi – 9.5/10

Angel Di Maria – 8/10

Nicolas Tagliafico – 5/10

Sergio Aguero – 5/10

Argentina through to the semis of the Copa America 2021
Copa America 2021 Argentina vs Ecuador Player Ratings: Messi, Lautaro and De Paul on the scoresheet as Argentina book their place in the semis 1

Ecuador Player Ratings

Hernán Galíndez – 5/10

Pervis Estupiñán – 4/10

Piero Hincapié – 3.5/10

Robert Arboleda – 5.5/10

Angel Preciado – 6/10

Alan Franco – 5/10

Carlos Gruezo – 5/10

Sebas Méndez 5.5/10

Enner Valencia – 6/10

Ángel Mena – 6/10

Diego Palacios – 5/10

Leonardo Campana – 4/10

Michael Estrada – 5/10

Gonzalo Plata – 6/10

Moisés Caicedo – 5.5/10

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