Tom Brady: his passion for soccer and Lionel Messi

Tom Brady has been in the news worldwide again after officially confirming his retirement as a professional,After a weekend where there had been speculation about this decision that is already a fact and leaves behind a 22-year legacy in the NFL and American sports.

It is impossible not to associate Brady with other sports, since the legendary pitcher is a faithful fan of other disciplines and one of them is soccer. Over the years, Brady has made it his mission to show the world his passion for soccer, just as he did in March 2017, when he praised Barcelona’s historic comeback victory over PSG in the second leg of the round of 16. the UEFA Champions League.

“That’s a comeback! Neymar, Messi and the rest of FC Barcelona, ​​what an inspiring display of will and determination under pressure. Congratulations on the incredible win and best of luck keeping the magic alive the rest of the way!” Brady wrote at the time on his social networks.

His admiration for Messi

In 2018, before the Super Bowl, Brady took the time to talk about soccer, specifically about Lionel Messi, one of the best soccer players of all time. “I love Messi, he is a great player, however I am a little older than him. I love soccer, I’ve seen it for a long time and I’m not old enough to have seen Maradona, that’s probably for older generations,” he said.

Your presence in the MLS

In April 2021, he attended the start of the MLS season as a luxury guest to witness one of the most anticipated matches of Week 1: Gonzalo Higuaín’s Inter Miami vs Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernández’s LA Galaxy.

Brazilian soccer fan

Arena do Gremio received Tom Brady in 2018, who was a top-level spectator during the classic between Gremio and Inter de Porto Alegre.