Lionel Messi: Ray Hudson’s greatest quotes on Argentina legend are absolute gold
What else to say about Lionel messi?
He recently won the America Cup with Argentina, plus four Champions League and ten the league trophies during his stay at Barcelona, as well as seven golden ball rewards – and count.
So it’s pretty hard to express how good he is, otherwise you might start to run out of adjectives to describe the little magician.
But luckily we don’t have to, as it looks like Ray Hudson has done all the hard work for us.
The beIN Sports commentator has taken absolute gold over the years and here are some of his best.
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1. “Lionel… incredibly brilliant. It’s amazing from Messi! Look at the way he chooses his place, the way only Messi can do it… He could make Ebenezer Scrooge smile!
2. “Genius. It’s beyond the bubble! His stinger splits darts. The amazing Messi. You could drop a tarantula in his shorts and he would still be super cool.
3. “The menacing man arrives and thrusts his flaming spear into the heart of Real Madrid. Astonishing from Messi. All the pieces fall into place. Messi, born in the Crossfire Hurricane and he’s Jumpin ‘Jack Flash.
4. “Argentine Magistral. Masterful lion. Run like he’s got a blender in his shorts and it’s ready to beat.
5. “Are you kidding? Once again, the astonishing genius of Lionel Messi is staggering under the applause around this stadium, as Messi baffles us all. “
6. “He is absolutely Shakespearean, Shakespeare was wrong. It wasn’t King Lear, it was King Leo!”
7. “They tell me that all men are equal in the sight of God but this man seriously makes you think about these words.”
8. “Waahhh… are you kidding me?” This man is absolutely at the heart of the sheer magic of football that belongs to a whole other galaxy. “
9. “It absorbs defenders like a paper towel absorbs milk.”
10. “Defenders try to follow him on Facebook and he comes out on Twitter, that’s how elusive he is.”
11. “Lionel Messi, the nerve of a cat burglar. He’s as cool as the seeds inside a cucumber.”
12. “The angles mean nothing to this man – he could decorate a rose and make it more beautiful.”
13. “Messi invents passing lanes, he doesn’t look for them.”
14. “AAHHH !!!!! …. Excuse me for being excited people, but we just witnessed a goal that would wake up a catatonic! An amazing skill that literally takes your breath away. Phenomenal football and he there is no answer to that. You cannot train against it. It is pure genius, it is what it is! “
15. “Do you want to know what pure adrenaline looks like, in human form? This is what she looks like and she’s wearing a number 10 shirt.”
16. “In the United States, we give hurricanes a name. If they ever call a Lionel Messi, you better evacuate, folks.”
17. “Centipedes fantasize about having a left leg as good as his.”
18. “It’s like … he’s playing the tambourine on his knees.”
19. “Welcome to Lionel’s world, where the mad becomes the predictable.”
20. “What am I telling you, if Isaac Newton looked at this man, would he say I was wrong?” Astonishing from Lionel. Sweeter than a mother’s kiss at bedtime. “
A self-proclaimed Messi super fan, also known as @MessiMagic___ on Twitter, posted a famous clip of Hudson dubbing Messi the greatest footballer in the world. Soccer the story on social media Saturday night.
The video has amassed over 300 retweets, been liked over 1,300 times and viewed over 12,000 times at the time of writing.
WATCH: Ray Hudson explains why Lionel Messi is the GOAT
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