All-time goal scorer and a captain of the qualified football team for 2018, Lionel Messi plays on a forward position from Spanish club Barcelona and the Argentina National Team. Messi who had been the victim of hormone deficiency in childhood joined Barcelona and raised himself as an integral player of the club. Ever-favorite and heart of the fans’ football player hold a five Ballon d’Or awards and four European Golden Shoes. The most remarkable point is about the record-tying victories to have a successive four Ballon d’Or awards.
For playing Barcelona, Messy named 32 trophies, including four UEFA Champions League, nine La Liga titles and six Copas del Ray. His success period comprises 2014-2015 featuring goal scorer records and Barcelona second treble. A compatriot Diego Maradona predicted about the left-footed dribbler as his successor. In 2005, Messi made a debut as a senior and in 2011 hold a charge of captaincy. In his captaincy, Argentina led to final three times.
The famed player has three children from Antonella Roccuzzo who is the cousin of his best friend and a football player Lucas Scaglia. A record-tying player born on 24 June 1987, is a son of steel factory manager Jorge Messi and his wife Celia Cuccittini. The Influence for playing football came to him from home and at the age of four, he was trained by his father at local club Grandoli. Messi spent his childhood playing with elder brothers. He was close to his grandmother, Celia who remained with him at the time of training and matches. After her death, he was seen to pay her tribute by pointing to the sky at the time of celebrating the goals. At the age of six Messi joined the Rosario club where he played for six years and scored 500 goals.
In 2006 Messy saddened his fans with the announcement of retirement. Later he reserved his decision after the extreme level of insistence by fans with “Don’t go, Leo. He also urged by the president of Argentina and mayor of Buenos Aries to withdraw his decision.