Diego Maradona is always with us, he is Immortal – Lionel Messi


Argentina Captain and World no 1 Footballer Lionel Messi paid a tribute to the former Football legend Diego Maradona. He undertook a brain surgery before two weeks and later he dies of sudden heart attack.

Also Read | Former Argentina Footballer Diego Maradona Died at the age of 60

Diego Maradona is always with us, he is immortal -Lionel Messi
Diego Maradona is always with us, he is immortal -Lionel Messi

The Barcelona star played said on Instagram that, “RIP Diego Maradona, it was a day of grief for all the Argentineans and the Football. He left this world but always stays with us, he is immortal. I remember the wonderful days with him and I am sending my concern for all his family members and friends”.

Before starting his Football career Lionel Messi considered the Argentine legend Maradona as his great inspiration. In 2015 Messi declared about Maradona that, He was the one who inspired me before starting my career in Football. Both these legend players have similarities in their playing style.

Also Read | Lionel Messi Spending time With Family Photos

 Both Argentina players have represents Spanish Giant Club Barcelona and Captained the Argentina Football team.

From 2008 to 2010 the duo worked together for Argentina, Messi played for the Argentina national team and Maradona works as a manager of the team.