Lionel Andrés Messi, also known as Leo Messi, is an Argentine professional footballer who plays as a forward for Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain and captains the Argentina national team.
The PSG attacker has showered praises on Ghanaian General Captain Asamoah Gyan for his hard work and dedication to both clubs and country.
Asamoah Gyan is Ghana’s all time goal scorer with 51 goals and African’s top scorer at the FiFA World Cup with six goals in three World Cup appearances.
Here’s what Lionel Messi had to say about Asamoah Gyan.
“I like his hard work and dedication to his national team and his clubs,” Messi told 90MinutesExtra.
“I’ve watched him play several times and I really like the goal he scored against Germany in Brazil.”
“I might say that, he is one of the greatest goal scorers I have ever seen.”
Asamoah Gyan recently launched his booked LeGYANdary which detailed his life biography and has also been named Ambassador for Ghana at the upcoming FiFA world Cup in Qatar.