Luiz Diaz, a star for Liverpool, made light of the fact that seeing PSG’s Lionel Messi for the first time nearly caused him to pass out.
Diaz recalled feeling like he was about to pass away the first time he saw the Argentine sensation, which was during Colombia’s game against Argentina.
The Liverpool player stated he was fortunate to re-meet the superstar of Paris Saint-Germain during the Coppa America two years ago and that he loves him beyond measure.
“I’m truly going to pass away the day I meet him! He admitted to Anfield Watch, “I love Messi.
“I met him for the first time during a Colombian game in Barranquilla, albeit I didn’t start. I had just recently joined the national team.
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Diaz went on to describe how the seven-time Ballon d’Or winner met him at a Copa America game two years prior and signed a shirt for him.