FOR REAL? FOR REAL? FOR REAL?
France Football reveal Messi's reaction to the Ballon d'Or win in mid-november...... • Messi received his 6th Ballon d'Or on Monday. • It's France football that gives the award. • Pascal Ferre called Leo to inform him on the win a couple of weeks ago. 'FOR REAL? FOR REAL? FOR REAL?' that was Lionel Messi's reaction to winning his 6th Ballon d'Or, according to Pascal Ferre, Editor-in-chief of France Football - the magazine that gives the award.
What's more, the Barca Icon was informed on his win last month, Ferre has revealed. Pascal called Leo before Argentina's friendly against Brazil on November 15. "It was a very natural conversation. I told him that I wanted to talk about the Ballon d'Or, that I had news to give him & he told me that he had heard rumors, " He said as quoted by Barca Blaugranes. "I responded him like this: 'well they are not rumors, I am announcing to you officially that you have won the Ballon d'Or."
"And than He started to ask me, FOR REAL? FOR REAL? FOR REAL? "
"I told him many times, and I responded to him that, yes, yes, yes, you are the winner,. "
The Argentine officially received his 6th Ballon d'Or on 2nd December. The last time he won the award was in 2015. "You could tell that he missed the trophytrophy, "Ferre added. "He was like a child who always gets gifts on the same date and is used to it, until one day he doesn't get them, and he is anxious to recover them." #leomessi10 #leomessi #leo #messigoal #messifans #messi10 #messi #messiskills #messimagic #messilovers #barcafans #barca #barcelona 🇪🇸 #barcelonaspain #copadelrey #football #forcabarca #viscabarca #france 🇫🇷 #francefootball #ballondor