1. Messi's legacy as one of the greatest football players of all time would not be diminished.

2. The loss could motivate Messi to work harder for future tournaments.

3. It would likely be a disappointment for him and his team.

4. The loss may lead to changes within the team or coaching staff.

5. Messi may face criticism from fans and the media.

6. His future with the national team may be uncertain.

7. The loss may have an impact on Messi's endorsements and brand deals.

8. The loss may impact the morale and confidence of the team going forward.

9. Other teams may gain a psychological advantage over Messi's team.