Madness for Lionel Messi it has no borders or limits. Seven days have passed since the Maracanazo with which the National Team ended the 28-year streak without a title and finally the Flea was able to lift the America Cup. The 1-0 of the team Scaloni Against Neymar and company it was celebrated in a big way throughout the country: from the Obelisk, to La Quiaca or Ushuaia. But the celebrations not only took place in Argentina, In China there was also a tremendous tribute for Leo!
Thus they celebrated the title of the National Team in the Asian giant.
The Aegean Place in Shanghai, a shopping and convention center in the Asian country, was dyed blue and white in honor of the National Team. Obviously, the great protagonist of the festivities was Lionel Messi. On the giant screens that are on the walls of the impressive building appeared the image of the Rosario with the albiceleste coat. Hundreds of people came to see the spectacular light show!
Leo, present from the other side of the world.
But this is not the first celebration of the Chinese for the title against Brazil. The same night of the game against Scratch, The reaction of a group of Asian fans in Hangzhou who went crazy after the final whistle went viral. Even a couple of Messi fans ended up kneeling and crying with joy.
The madness for Leo reached China.
Messi last traveled to China in 2017, on that occasion he also generated a madness among the fans. His visit to Beijing was for the presentation of a new personal sponsor and also for the inauguration of a museum. That city brings good memories to La Pulga: It was there that he won the Olympic gold in 2008 with his friend Sergio Agüero.
Messi with gold in 2008 in China.
MESSI IN VACATION MODE
After being crowned with the National Team, La Pulga took a well-deserved vacation to recharge his batteries before a new season. Although of course, for Lionel absolute peace is not an everyday privilege. Where he goes, he is recognized. Y Miami, the destination chosen after the Copa América, was no exception. On Thursday night, hundreds of unbridled fans surrounded him at the exit of a restaurant, singing “Give him champion, give him champion.”
Messi and Antonela rest in Miami.
But things were different on Friday, or at least that is what the photos that Antonela Rocuzzo shared on Instagram suggest. Leo’s wife uploaded two images to their stories. A selfie with the soccer star and his son Ciro. And one of Messi lying on a deck chair in the sun, enjoying his well-deserved vacation.
FITO PÁEZ’S TRIBUTE FOR LEO
From Rosario to Rosario without scale. Fito Paez He became attached to the idea of Mundo Leo, a platform that follows Messi’s walk step by step (Saturdays at 9 p.m. on DeporTV), and dedicated a topic plus several emotional words to Lionel, who days ago achieved his long-awaited dream of lifting the Copa América with the Argentina jersey. The hit, how could it be otherwise, was “And give joy to my heart”, which was accompanied by the best images that our Selection left in its passage through Brazil.
“Thank you Lionel, thank you for everything, the world loves you, your country loves you, your family loves you, your city loves you. Thank you for doing, with all that love, those pirouettes and those wonders so that we can all be happy in New Delhi, in Rosario, in Australia, in Bolivia, in Alaska, everywhere. Because such a wonder, imagine, it makes us all happy. Cheers, champion. And always the best, “said Fito in the final seconds of the video, trying to leave his own feelings marked by fire in his own words, as well as those of the entire Argentine people.
“Lionel, thank you for bringing so much joy to our hearts”, the people of Mundo Leo closed the clip. They looked for the perfect theme and that fit in the best way to express what Messi generated them with this achievement that had been denied to the Argentines for 28 years.