Soccer star Lionel Messi: They should say I am the Manu Ginobili of football

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Manu Ginobili is one of the greatest basketball players from Argentina. The San Antonio Spurs legend has been inducted into the NBA Hall of Fame recently. As a part of this incredible achievement, Ginobili received special praise from his fellow countryman and football superstar, Lionel Messi, who called himself ‘Manu of football.’ “It makes me very proud to hear a journalist say that Manu is the Messi of basketball. In fact, they should say that I am the Manu of football,” the seven-time Ballon d’Or winner told the media, via San Antonio Spurs’ Twitter.
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