Germany wins the world cup Final against Messi and Argentina by one goal. The Goal was scored on extra time of the Match. However Messi won the Golden Ball for his brilliant performance in the world cup.
It was Lionel Messi who deserved the world cup trophy most but Team Germany was brilliant to win it against Messi, Huguain, Agureos team. Messi was stunning and played beautiful but not scored a goal and missed several opportunity.
It is main reason Argentina did not get another Maradona and Messi becomes the tragic hero of the world cup. Argentina captain Lionel Messi was named the Golden Ball winner while Colombian sensation James Rodriguez won the Golden Boot award for the 2014 FIFA World Cup here Sunday.
Argentina lost 0-1 in extra time to Germany in the final at the Marcana stadium here Sunday.
Messi failed to get on the scoresheet but the voters still thought he was the best player in the tournament.Other players in the running for the award were Arjen Robben (Netherlands), Neymar (Brazil), James Rodriguez (Colombia) and Thomas Mueller (Germany).
The 27-year-old Messi appeared in all seven of the team`s matches, scoring four goals and chipping in an assist.