Lionel Messi expresses desire to meet his young Afghani fan
LONDON: Lionel Messi will meet his biggest fan, a five years old Afghan boy.
Boy wearing a homemade shirt of plastic bag and designed like Argentina shirt having footballer’s name on it.
The pictures of the Afghan boy was shared on social media and a campaign was launched to find the boy who lives in Afghanistan.
The boy is now with Afghan Football Federation which is in contact with Messi.
It is not decided that either Messi will come to Afghanistan or Boy will have to travel to other country.
The boy now has a chance to become like his idol.
Messi said that he wants to do something for his fan who cannot afford a shirt and football.
He also said that he wants to meet with his fan as soon as possible.