Ireland 0-1 Argentina
Messi lights up dull Aviva opener
August 11, 2010
By Kevin Palmer
The other defining legacy of South Africa 2010 was sound of smashing reputations, with some of the game's biggest stars left to lick their wounds much earlier than they might have expected in June. Wayne Rooney and Cristiano Ronaldo were among the biggest flops, but they were not alone.