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THE ARGENTINE, HONORED IN PARAGUAY

CONMEBOL 'brings back' Pelé and Maradona to honor Leo Messi

Published:28/03/2023 - 18:10h

Updated:28/03/2023 - 18:10h

Argentina's triumph in the World Cup has brought a lot of celebration inside and outside the country, so much so that Leo Messi received an emotional tribute on Monday at the main headquarters of CONMEBOL

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Like part of the homage of CONMEBOL to the selection of Argentina and to Leo Messi by the title achieved in the Glass of the World, two avatars of Peeled and Maradona appeared in scene to deliver him a message to the player rosarino. The voices were recordings that did in life the two stars of the football for Messi. By means of the technology these words re-created in two figures of the legends of the football with his respective uniforms of the selection of Brazil and Argentina.

The body that regulates the football in Sudamérica no only delivered him replies of the trophies that won with the Argentinian Selection but, besides, discovered a statue of the captain of the Albiceleste and there was a moment moving with messages of Maradona and Peeled, with real words of both to the 10. In the first place it listened the voice of the Brazilian, the one who died does few months after a long fight against the cancer.

Messages of the others two 'cracks' of the continent

"I seat me very proud because they are more or less three generations since they accompany me. Maradona, Messi, players that know to play… gives pleasure see them", went the message of the thrice winner of the World-wide. In spite of the rivalry between both countries inside the football, the Brazilian always showed his admiration and affection by Leo during the career of the player formed in the FC Barcelona.

After these words arrived the turn to listen to Diego, the one who always defended to Messi and that time backwards sustained: "For me it is a jugadorazo. To the inflates Argentinian liked him the good players, the big players and Leo had showed it to spare. I want you a lot, you are breaking it. Dejá That the other speak, that go to be the best of all the history. Today divertite, want you a lot Read", prayed the message of Maradona.

It completed the career of Messi?

Beside this incredible technological attainment, also CONMEBOL took the time to reveal a statue to complete body of Messi, which will remain in the main headquarters of the organism in the city of Asunción, Paraguay. "I am made with the Glass of the World, was the one who was missing me... Had a lot of disillusionments, a lot of defeats but always looked to in front. Always I wanted to go by a triumph, by a victory and this is is it that the most important. Struggle by his dreams", declared Messi after the homage that received.

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