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Argentina is winning the World Cup of sadness

Welp.

Argentina desperately needed a win against Croatia on Thursday to solidify their chances of advancing in the World Cup, and that did not happen — it didn’t come close to happening. 90 minutes and three goals later Argentina were left shocked.

Their loss was our gain, if you like the schadenfreude of extremely sad players.

Here’s Lionel Messi looking like Charlie Brown.

Argentina v Croatia: Group D - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images
Argentina v Croatia: Group D - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images
Argentina v Croatia: Group D - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images
Argentina v Croatia: Group D - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Photo by Gabriel Rossi/Getty Images
Argentina v Croatia: Group D - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Photo by Gabriel Rossi/Getty Images
Argentina v Croatia: Group D - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images

Here’s Messi being unable to believe what’s happening.

Argentina v Croatia: Group D - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images
Argentina v Croatia: Group D - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Photo by Gabriel Rossi/Getty Images
Argentina v Croatia: Group D - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images
Argentina v Croatia: Group D - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Photo by Elsa/Getty Images

So ... much ... sadness.

Argentina v Croatia: Group D - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images
Argentina v Croatia: Group D - 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Photo by Gabriel Rossi/Getty Images