From the last few days, the whole world has gone crazy and the reason is the sudden retirement of Lionel Messi from International football. The whole Argentina is pleading him to come back.
1.No Football in Argentina Until Lionel Messi Returns!
This is the most epic thing that ever happened. Nobody has ever received such grace and love other than Messi. All the clubs in Argentina have declared No-Football till Messi comes back from retirement.
2. President of Argentina personally called him and expressed his desire to Meet him.
You can have an idea of how big a man is when the President of his nation calls him personally and asks him to not to retire. Well, that’s Messi for you. It still isn’t clear if he will meet the President or not.
3. Thousands of people gathered around his house!
Yes, you read it right. Thousands of people have gathered around his house and are constantly appealing him to change his decision and come back in International Football.
4. ‘Don’t Go Messi’ Campaign in Buenos Aires (Capital of Argentina)
On Tuesday, a statue was inaugurated of Messi in association with Don’t Go Messi campaign. This all happened in the Capital of Argentina, Buenos Aires.
5. Diego Maradona asked Messi to stay with Argentina Football till 2018 World Cup!
This was probably the biggest thing that happened since the retirement. Diego Maradona, one of the greatest Footballer ever asked Messi to not retire and stay in the national team till 2018 world cup.
These are just 5 things that happened since Messi’s retirement. There are countless campaigns started to bring the legend back in the game.