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Young Afghan Messi Fan Becomes Internet Celebrity

Murtaza Ahmadi's improvised shirt is made from a plastic bag and has Lionel Messi's name scrawled on it with a marker pen. His brother posted a photo of Murtaza wearing it on Facebook last month. The photo went viral and the boy became an Internet sensation, attracting reporters to his farm in a remote rural area of Afghanistan. "I wear this plastic bag shirt for Messi. I would like to meet him. I love him so much," little Murtaza says. Lionel Messi is a...

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