Inter Miami’s forward, Lionel Messi, received high praise from former Liverpool defender Jose Enrique, who labeled him as the Greatest Of All Time (GOAT) after a remarkable debut performance. Messi’s late free-kick secured a 2-1 victory for Inter Miami over Cruz Azul in a Leagues Cup encounter, leaving USA football fans in awe.
The Argentine superstar joined the match as a substitute in the 54th minute, and his impact on the game was undeniable. The ecstatic Messi took to Instagram after the game, expressing the importance of the victory for Inter Miami and their fans.
With Messi’s post gathering nearly 12 million likes on Instagram and garnering attention from various celebrities, fellow players also showered praise on the legendary footballer. Jose Enrique, who had a successful career playing for clubs like Liverpool and Newcastle United in the Premier League, responded to Messi’s post with a simple GOAT emoji, signifying his admiration for the footballing maestro.