Any player dubbed the “new Maradona” is bound to face a mountain of expectation. But when the epithet is bestowed by the great man himself most players would crumble under the pressure. Not Lionel Andres Messi, who is proving more than a match for “El Diego”. Messi’s phenomenal record-breaking scoring record at Barcelona is strengthening claims that he is the best player of all time. In the words of the master Maradona himself: “I have seen the player who will inherit my place and his name is Messi.” Watch out Diego, Messi might just be overtaking.
Pays tribute to one of the greatest football players of this generation, Lionel Messi. Lionel Messi has personally signed the Barcelona FC celebration photo in the collage. You will also receive a certificate of authenticity from Icons of Sport.