The Pope Francis has said that it is a sacrilege for people to call Lionel Messi.
The bridge spoke to hosting Jordi Evole on the 'Salvados' program which was broadcast on the Spanish television channel La Sexta when he was asked about people who mentioned Messi. as 'God'.
Evole asked the Pope: “Is it dirty to say that God is Messi? ”
And Pope Francis replied: “In theory, it's dirty, you can't say, I don't believe it. Do you believe you can? '
When Evole replied that he thought it was right to say, the pontiff, which belonged to Argentina as Messi, smiled and said: “I don't. People say "God is!" I say, I love you.
“It is not just for God, they are people who use it. “God is the member of the pitch, they are a common way of expressing themselves. ”
Speaking about the skill of Messi, the Pope Francis said: “Indeed, it is a joy, but not a God.” T
The previous Pope has included being a football fan and following on the Argentine San Lorenzo de Almagro aircraft.
Messi's second half finished the Barcelona victory over the Espanyol Saturday season.
A Argentine top star surpassed 40 goals in a season for the 10th year in a row when his two challenges helped Barca to have a significant impact on their competitors.
Messi broke the case in the 71st minute when the attempt helped to shoot by jumping from the edge of the box across the line by tracking Espanyol Victor Sanchez.
Then, who had been badly wounded for the game, they turned into a cross from another Malcom to get victory after 89 minutes.