25 April 2012
[Ex player] Maradona defends Messi after missing the penalty against Chelsea
Diego Armando Maradona broke a lance for Leo Messi after the Barcelona forward missed a decisive penalty in the semifinal round of the Champions League against Chelsea.
The 'Pelusa', which took the 'Flea' at your service in the Argentina, reacted to the criticism directed at three Ballon d'Or and wrote in his Twitter account.
"I do not understand the Argentines assholes who want evil to Leo. For missing a penalty or make a goal continues to be the best, fuck no," was the message at @ MaradonaDA, official account of the former Barça player and current coach of Al Wasl of UAE.
Maradona and Messi had to support the World Cup in South Africa after the Argentina fell in the quarter-final against Germany by a convincing 0-4.
That July 3, 2010 and azulgrana defender said: "Whoever says that Lio does not feel this shirt is stupid. He played a great World Cup." (via MD)