Lionel Messi Thanks Climber As Argentina Star’s Shirt Reaches Mount Everest Summit

Climber Dan Zengluobu showed off a Lionel Messi shirt after reaching the top of Mount Everest

Lionel Messi super-fan posted a photo from the top of Mount Everest (8,848m) as he held an Argentina shirt with the star’s name on the back.

His extraordinary exploits did not go unnoticed by the Barcelona supremo as Messi shared Zengluobu’s achievement to his 89.5million Facebook followers, thanking and congratulating him.

Climber Dan Zengluobu showed off a Lionel Messi shirt after reaching the top of Mount Everest.

The Argentine star thanked the climber for showing his admiration for him at such heights.

‘Congratulations to Dan Zengluobu for reaching the summit of Everest, an incredible achievement! And many thanks for showing me your affection from up there,’ Messi wrote alongside the image.

Messi has been busy training with his Argentina team-mates in Buenos Aires as they prepare to face Haiti in a friendly on May 29.

After facing the Caribbean islanders, Messi will return to familiar territory as Argentina got to Barcelona for a training camp to prepare for the upcoming World Cup in Russia.

Messi has been training with the rest of the Argentina squad in Buenos Aires so far this week

It was an example of how far fans will go to show their admiration for players

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