Leonardo Blair

Christian Post Reporter

'I Knew God Was With Us,' Lionel Messi Says After Argentina Defeats Nigeria

Until the 87th minute in the World Cup match between Argentina and Nigeria on Tuesday, it looked like Argentina, one of the world's great soccer nations, would be eliminated from the competition in Russia. Lionel Messi, the Argentinian forward who also plays for Spanish soccer club, Barcelona, wasn't worried however because he knew that "God was with us."