Argentine player and world no 1 footballer Lionel Messi paid tribute to the former Argentine football legend Diego Maradona. After winning his match against Osasuna at Camp Nou, he removes his outer Jersey shirt to show the Newell’s Old Boys club Jersey as a tribute to Maradona.
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The kit denotes the number 10 which was wear by Diego Maradona at the Rosario side in 1993. The no 1 player scored his last goal for his team 4-0 and won the match against Osasuna.
He celebrates his team’s victory by remove his outer shirt and shows the jersey of Maradona as a tribute. Then he looked at the sky and send kisses with his both hands.
Till his age 13 Lionel Messi played for his home town club Newell and later joined to Barcelona. In 1994 Maradona played 5 matches for his home town club and at the end of his career his fabulous shots make him more famous in his home country.
Maradona played for Barcelona during the year 1982 to 1984. He dies of Heart attack in his 60th age last week. Lionel Messi stays silent before his kick off at Camp Nou for Maradona.
Apart from his contribution to Barcelona Martin Braithwaite, Antoine Griezmann and Philippe Coutinho also scored for Barcelona.