Argentine worldwide Lionel Messi was awarded the ‘Creu de Sant Jordi’ by the Authorities of Catalonia on Thursday.
The award, which was created in 1981, is the second highest civil distinctions. Messi is now amongst 28 folks and 15 entities which have been awarded the ‘St. George’s cross’.
Leo Messi successful the Creu de Sant Jordi is an additional instance of his affect reaching past the soccer world. A novel ambassador for Barça and Catalonia. Congratulations! pic.twitter.com/Z6yjLOGFwe
— Josep Maria Bartomeu (@jmbartomeu) May 16, 2019
This comes as an added bonus for the Barcelona legend. He scored 34 instances, assisted 13 targets because the Catalan giants added one other La Liga trophy to their cupboard.
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