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Leo Messi's tribute to Maradona will have consequences

Published:29/11/2020 - 22:13h

Updated:30/11/2020 - 07:37h

Leo Messi homenajeó to Diego Armando Maradona luciendo a T-shirt of Newell's Old Boys in a beautiful gesture that will not rid to be punished by the FIFA

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The past Wednesday, died Diego Armando Maradona like victim of an unemployed cardiorrespiratoria to the 60 years of age. One of the most iconic figures of the history of the football lost the life and, as it is natural, practically all the sportive institutions put of agreement to surrender homage to the 'lint' through distinct acts or minutes of silence before the parties.

Before it began the party between the FC Barcelona and the Osasuna, saved a minute of respectful silence in which Leo Messi finish thrilled. A collective homage to the that afterwards would join him an individual tribute of the Barcelona captain, that even was about to to emulate the Hand of God of Diego Armando Maradona against England in a played that posteriromente finish in goal of Martin Braithwaite.

In the second time, Leo Messi received a balloon in three chambers of field, threw the diagonal as only he knows to do and, when it was in the frontal of the area, crossed the balloon to command it to the square of the goal defended by Herrera. Posteriromente, celebrated the goal beside his mates and, before going to the central circle, removed the T-shirt of the FC Barcelona to show that, below, carried one of Newell's Old Boys.

It was then when a thrilled Leo Messi​ looked skywards, with the arms in high and his index fingers signalling upwards to give him the last gift to Diego Armando Maradona. A beautiful gesture that, in spite of the special circumstances that have given this week with the death of an icon like the 'lint', will not rid of the rule of the FIFA.

The article 91 of the Disciplinary Code of the RFEF says that "the footballer that, with occasion to having achieved a goal or by any another derivative cause of the vicisitudes of the game, heave his T-shirt and exhibit any one class of advertising, lemma, legend, acronyms, anagrams or drawings, are those that went his contents or the purpose of the action, will be sanctioned, like author of a grave fault, with fine in quantity of until 3.000 euros and caution".

This norm is not exclusive of the Spanish federation but, as we have said, is of the FIFa. And, in base to her, Mateu Lahoz admonished also to Leo Messi when it took out the T-shirt of the FC Barcelona. According to the newspaper 'Sport', the FC Barcelona also will have to face up to a fine of 3000 euros.

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