Angel Di Maria has said that he won’t play for the National team after the Copa America. Paris Saint-Germain and Argentina winger Angel Di Maria recently made headlines by revealing his decision to retire from international football following the conclusion of the Copa America.
The forward, known for his flair and technics on the field, dropped this bombshell during a press conference, leaving fans and football enthusiasts surprised.
Di Maria, who has been a starter for the Argentine national team, expressed his gratitude for the years he has spent representing his country but emphasized that the upcoming Copa America would be his final time in national colors. The decision comes at a crucial moment in Di Maria’s career, as he aims to shift his focus to club football and potentially make way for emerging talents in the national setup.
Having made his international debut in 2008, Di Maria has enjoyed a distinguished career with Argentina, participating in multiple FIFA World Cups and Copa America tournaments. His contributions were particularly notable during the 2021 Copa America, where he played a crucial role in helping Argentina secure the championship, ending a 28-year trophy drought for the national team and also winning the world cup in 2022.