Javier Mascherano, history of the Argentine National Teamis one of the many players who star the documentary “Be eternal: champions of America”newly released product in Netflix that narrates the path that the “Albiceleste” had during the last years until obtaining the Copa America 2021 title.
The film is divided into three chapters and the first one mentions the two finals that the trasandinos lost against Chile, in 2015 and 2016. In this context, the former soccer player appears on the scene and recalled how hard those moments were for the Argentine team.
Despite the bitterness of losing both titles, the little boss” raised his head and made a powerful statement about both games against La Roja.
“Not everything is luck in life, I think we failed in those two finals”recognized the former Barcelona, however, he then assured smoothly: “It is clear that we were superior to them (Chile)… We were missing, we could have won in the 90 minutes”.
In the 2015 Copa America final, Javier Mascherano started and played the entire match. The same thing happened in the 2016 final, even the steering wheel he kicked in the penalty shootout and did not miss with his shot.