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Lionel Messi helps out young blind Arsenal fan by sending him life-changing pair of £4,200 OrCam glasses... as Barcelona superstar heads up campaign to aid visually-impaired children Barcelona star Lionel Messi has linked up with Israel-based OrCam Technologies  The partnership aims to increase awareness about blind people's challenges  Every year he will gift the device to inspiring blind or visually impaired people  And 10-year-old Mikey from London is the latest recipient of the £4,200 glasses 

By Kishan Vaghela For Mailonline

Published: 16:00 BST, 9 September 2020 | Updated: 16:05 BST, 9 September 2020

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Lionel Messi has come to the aid of a young blind Arsenal fan after sending the child a life-changing pair of glasses produced by OrCam Technologies. 

The Barcelona star has linked up with the Israel-based company to launch a partnership with them to increase awareness of the challenges faced by the blind and the visually impaired community globally. 

Every year, Messi will gift the OrCam MyEye device to people with inspiring stories who are blind or visually impaired, some of whom he will personally meet in Barcelona. 

Lionel Messi has sent a young blind Arsenal fan a life-changing pair of OrCam glasses

Lionel Messi has sent a young blind Arsenal fan a life-changing pair of OrCam glasses

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