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Messi Honoured In Cricket Loving India With Giant Mural

It can be said that Lionel Messi is one of the most celebrated ballers in the football world today, even in counties where the beautiful game is not as prominent. That said, a mural of Messi was recently erected in India, which shocked fans on social media.

To see the Messi mural, scroll through the gallery above

What’s the story?

Messi was one of the most talked-about footballers on social media in recent times, this following his Copa America win with Argentina. In facing arch-rivals Brazil in the final, Messi claimed the trophy with his national team, a trophy that evaded him for much of his career.


Ballon d’Or Loading?

In fact, many now believe that the attacker puts himself among the elite of the elite in football terms, having won at both club and international levels. Winning silverware with Argentina this year has also boosted his chances of claiming another Ballon d’Or trophy, having won six already in his illustrious career.

As a rejuvenated player, Messi is currently on holiday and was recently spotted out in Hollywood as he and his family were seen at the Hard Rock hotel.

Indian Mural

That being said, Messi’s social media timeline could well have surprised him while on holiday, after a mural of himself was erected in India recently.

As a humble tribute to the football superstar, images of a giant cut in India was shared on social media, a remarkable gesture given that India is known to be a cricket-loving nation.

To see the Messi mural, scroll through the gallery above

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