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Rain of tributes to Messi after his farewell from Barça

Rain of tributes to Messi after his farewell from Barça

Former and current FC Barcelona players multiplied their tributes to Leo Messi after the emotional farewell to the Argentine star from his lifelong club.

Another Barça legend, Andrés Iniesta, four-time champion of the Champions League together with Messi with the Barça elastic, recalled their years together: «We lived together for 14 years, we shared magical moments and other screwed-ups, but we always stayed together. Imagining the club without you or being able to see you at the Camp Nou with another shirt is difficult ”.

The current Barça coach Ronald Koeman, author of the goal that allowed FC Barcelona to win their first Champions League in 1992, tweeted for his part: «It is still difficult to assimilate that you will no longer play for @fcbarcelona. Thank you for all you have done for the Leo club.

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“Very sad to see a very excited Lionel Messi say goodbye to FC Barcelona,” tweeted former English striker Gary Lineker, who played three seasons with the Barça team between 1986 and 1989.

“No player in the history of this sport has brought so much happiness, so many unforgettable moments, so much success to a club,” added Lineker.

“As a child, I loved to watch every game with my brother on television in our room,” wrote Dutch international Frenkie De Jong, already a former teammate of Lionel Messi.

«When I came here two years ago, I discovered an incredible person in you. It was fantastic to play alongside the best player in history, “he confessed.

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The president of Barcelona, ​​Joan Laporta, also gave him a few words on Twitter: «I wish the best for you Messi, and for your family. You will always have the Barça doors open. Thanks for everything, Leo! AFP (HN)

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