Bartomeu: Messi has elevated and ennobled this era

The President of Barcelona Josep Maria Bartomeu was effusive praise for striker team Lionel Messi after the first leg of the group stage of the Champions League with Olympiacos.

Recall that the wards of Ernesto Valverde celebrated a victory with the account 3:1, despite the fact that the entire second half was played in the minority due to the removal of defender Gerard Pique.

“I’d give Messi all the trophies in the world. For years, he is the best player in the history of world football. Messi has elevated and ennobled this era. We see how he leads the team, see his contribution to it. We all enjoy his game,” Bartomeu was quoted by Marca.

Earlier it was reported. that legendary group drank Messi on stage.