A Short Tribute to the Greatest Legacy in Football

Last week- on August 5th, 2021- it was announced that Lionel Messi would be leaving Barcelona. Three days later, he said goodbye to the club in an emotional press conference that- for me- was one of the most surreal moments I’ve experienced in football. Then, on August 10th, he signed for Paris Saint-Germain as a free agent. As regular readers of this blog know, I’m a Chelsea fan, but this news still…

--

--

--

Freelance writer, occasional traveler, full-time ice cream taster. I run a blog at https://tumbleweedwrites.com where I ramble with enthusiasm.

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

Football just broke me, and I don’t know if I can go back

uPVC Experts in Brandon #Brandon https://t.co/bLsfSoHFos

NCAA Concussion Settlement: Challenge Accepted

Simone Biles is Being Penalized for Being Exceptional

The Money Machine | Best Bets 12/13

The Last Hope of the We The North era

Ranking 84 major college football programs by brand value

After historical victory: West Ham Hot on Frankfurt-Déjà

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Michael J. Vowles

Michael J. Vowles

Freelance writer, occasional traveler, full-time ice cream taster. I run a blog at https://tumbleweedwrites.com where I ramble with enthusiasm.

More from Medium

Back to the beautiful game

From Findlay to Fort Duquesne and Everything in Between

On Finishing Ulysses

After Totaalvoetbal by Andy Fuller