- The famous NBA player is obsessed with Liverpool.
- He also names Mbappe, Neymar and Cristiano among his 'football legends'.
- When asked about Messi later, he said: 'Yeah, for sure. Messi, legend.'
While holding a live stream on Instagram, the three-time NBA champion LeBron James opened up on his favourite football players of nowadays.
"Favorite soccer player? I've got a few of them, a few great soccer players."
He starts with naming the whole team.
"First off, every player on Liverpool. Straight up, every player on Liverpool.
Only when asked about Leo Messi, LeBron responded.
"Messi, yeah, for sure. Messi, legend."
LeBron is known for his affection for Liverpool and even holds a minor stake at the club.
Just like the European competitions, the NBA season has been suspended, too. In these boring times, many celebrities launch live streams and even hold Q&A (question and answer) sessions.