Actress Ebube Nwagbo congratulated the Argentine football legend, Lionel Messi, on his World Cup victory over France on Sunday, December 18.
She shared her message on Instagram after Argentina defeated defending champion France 4-2 in a penalty shootout after a 3-3 tie at Qatar’s Lusail Stadium.
Ebube Nwagbo hailed him as the greatest of all time, with the hashtag #Goat, along with a photo of herself with Messi in a boutique.
Messi ended up winning the Golden Ball award as the best player of the tournament in 2022.
@alexxekubo: “No be to post picture wey dem beg snap. WhatsApp him to congratulate him & say MeeMee congrats boo. Na dat one go pain me die.”
@mr_ray_armani1: “This picture looks like it’s saved inside your bank account.”
@mmilioma_jnr: “You met Messi and you hid this photo this long??? Is this for real.”
@shimanny11: “I cried today! I never cry for football like dis before, my anxiety has never been this high”
@bintex_930: “Is this true or a photoshop.”
@eze_nwayi: “We can’t loose this picture o.”