The 33 year old pointed towards the sky dedicating his goal to the late. Such is his own prodigious talent messi has been compared with maradona ever since he burst onto the scene as a teenager.
Lionel messi has taken to instagram to react to diego maradona s passing.
Lionel messi hommage a maradona. Lionel messi s maradona tribute after scoring against osasuna. Lionel messi paid homage to national compatriot diego maradona on sunday by. Both messi and maradona have featured for the rosario club.
Messi had kept his head bowed during the minute of silence before kickoff in the spanish league game at the empty camp nou for maradona who died of a heart attack on wednesday at age 60. L hommage de lionel messi à diego maradona par alexis pereira publié le 25 11 2020 19 16. Messi scored from a thunderous strike to round off a scintillating victory against osasuna.
Lionel messi has been fined 725 for his tribute to diego maradona after scoring in fc. He then went on to unveil the shirt he was wearing under the barcelona jersey a maradona newells old boys shirt. Visit insider s homepage for more stories.
Lionel messi was just hit with a fine for his in game tribute to late soccer legend diego maradona but it only amounts to 725. Messi was seen as the heir apparent to maradona s crown as the nation s footballing king a label he has often struggled to live up to on the international stage. Lionel messi scored for barcelona against osasuna on sunday then took off his shirt to reveal the jersey of newell s old boys the argentine club where messi began his youth career and.
Lionel messi paid homage to diego maradona on sunday by revealing a newell s old boys jersey donning the number 10 following the death of the great argentinian footballer earlier this week. Weeks after a undergoing an operation to remove a blood clot from his brain maradona has died aged 60 as a result of a.