WHAT MARADONA SAID TO MESSI FOR NOT INVITING HIM TO HIS WEDDING WILL SHOCK YOU
Argentina football legend Diego Maradona was surprisingly not invited to the wedding of Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi but the soccer icon holds no grudge against him.
Lionel Messi finally tied the knot with his childhood lover, Antonella Roccuzzo on Friday, June 30, 2017.
Many football legends were in the ceremony attendance. But the South American football legend, Maradona was not in attendance as he was not invited to the wedding by Lionel Messi.
Some pundits would expect the 56-year-old to be posting bitter messages on social media, but Maradona chose the other way round by congratulating Lionel Messi.
”I congratulate Lionel Messi because he know how much I love him, and I wish him well in his marital journey.
”My invitation to the wedding was lost somewhere, but my attitude towards Messi will not change because of this. He is a good athlete and an excellent guy.” Maradona who coached Messi at the 2010 FIFA World Cup explained.
Meanwhile, Maradona was not the only Lionel Messi’s former gaffer that was not invited to the wedding as former Barcelona coaches Pep Guardiola and Enrique were also left out.