Highlights of Messi's Inter Miami vs. Houston game: Inter Miami were defeated 2-1 in the US Open Cup final.

Messi misses his opening shot. the game

Messi provides an assist on Inter Miami's lone goal in the game.

Messi's free shot is parried by the goalie for Houston.

Messi attacks a defender for Houston.

Messi effortlessly evades Houston's defenders.

Messi's goal-bound attempt was stopped by a Houston defender.

Messi is upset following Inter Miami's defeat in the US Open Cup final.

Even though Inter Miami lost, Messi and his teammates embraced after the game.

Messi thanks the Inter Miami supporters for their support by waving to them following the game.

After losing in the US Open Cup final, Messi's future at Inter Miami is questionable.

Despite the team's defeat in the US Open Cup final, Messi has had a significant impact on Inter Miami.