Lionel Messi meets the photographer behind that iconic Champions League image


In the last stage of the Champions League, Barcelona made history by eliminating Paris Saint-Germain, although the French club had won in the first leg with 4-0 score.

Barca won 6-1 in the second leg at the Camp Nou and it was an unforgettable night, where multiple memories where will be memorized through photos made on that night.

Photographer Santiago Garces managed to capture the moment when Lionel Messi celebrated together with Barcelona fans.


Although he has won a lot during his career, Argentine superstar consider this match one of the best moments of his career.

Messi liked this picture so much and he met with the photographer and signed the photo placed on the frame.

Garces has described it as “a picture of life”, where we can see the love of Barca fans for their main player.