Lionel Messi Reveals The ONLY Player He Had Ever Swapped Shirts With

Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi has revealed that Zinedine Zidane is the only player he has asked to swap shirts with in his illustrious career.

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The Argentine forward is one of the best players to ever graced the game, with his impressive skills for Barcelona, carting away major laurels and personal achievements during the course of his career.

Due to his superstar status, most players do fight to get his shirts at the end of games, but Lionel Messi has revealed he does not fancy swapping shirts after games, except once which was with the present Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane,

He said: “I am not one to ask to swap shirts. I asked, once… I asked Zidane.

“Guti came and asked me. He asked me when we player here (Nou Camp) and when we played there (Santiago Bernabeu). In both matches.

“I don’t asked for shirts. If there is an Argentine, I will swap with an Argentine. If not and there is someone else that asks me, I will swap it with them. If not, I do not look and do not ask.”

Following Barcelona defeat to Juventus in the Champions League, the defensive duo of Leonardo Bonucci and Giorgino Chellini were seen fighting to get Messi’s shirt.

 

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