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Argentina's Lionel Messi 'Embarrassed' By Comparisons To Diego Maradona

Argentina star Lionel Messi has declared that he is embarrassed to be compared to World Cup winning legend and current coach Diego Maradona.

The Barcelona forward and current FIFA World Player of the Year is regularly judged against the abilities of the past master Maradona but Messi says he doesn't like the comparisons, labelling them an "offence" to 'El Pelusa'.

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