Twitter divided over Lionel Messi signing with BYJU’S, find out why!


One of the greatest players of all time, Lionel Messi was in limelight in the Indian media today as it was announced that Argentina would now be endorsing an Indian education company as its brand ambassador. Messi, who himself is having a great time on the pitch playing for Paris Saint-Germain and the Argentina National Team, is a great addition for BYJU’S to promote their cause of equal education.

In the last two years, BYJU’S has gained a lot of fame for its work in the education sector and its efforts to promote distance learning. Now that the seven-time Ballon d’Or winner has joined them, BYJU’S wants to go even further in its social impact programme, Education for All. The partnership between Messi and BYJU’S is a strong statement of intent from the company regarding their global mission.

Deal draws mixed response

It was a historic day for BYJU’S to be associated with one of the world’s greatest athletes, the public response was filled with a lot of mixed emotions. There was a section which saw the news as a moment of pride with the aim of achieving more and more. However, in BYJU’S recent controversy over its employee discontent, some pointed to the large number of employees who were being laid off. Here are some of these responses.



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