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Lionel Messi is playing for a title and his legacy in the Copa America final

Lionel Messi is playing for a title and his legacy in the Copa America final

Two fans paid StubHub more than $5,000 each for tickets to Sunday’s Copa America Centenario final between Argentina and Chile in East Rutherford, N.J. (5 p.m. PDT, FS1, Univision, UDN). And while most right-thinking people would consider it an indulgence to spend as much on a two-hour soccer match as you’d have to pay for a 17-day Hawaiian cruise, know that Sunday’s game could end with a sight never seen by human eyes: Lionel Messi hoisting the trophy after a major international tournament.

A five-time world player of the year, Messi is the best player of his generation — and arguably the best of all time. He was MVP of the last World Cup and last Copa...

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