The Barcelona superstar popular know as Lionel Messi who was born on the 24th June in the year 1987 in the city of Rosario the province of Santa Fe, Argentina. His dad a immigrants from Italy and was a factory worker and his mom a cleaner. The Barcelona superstar Messi played in local team Grandoli coached by his dad at the age of 5.
In the year 1995 the Barcelona star started playing for Newell's old boys in the city of Rosario. However, Diego Maradon who was already playing a year before. Although Messi was diagnosed with growth hormone deficiency at the age of 11 which needed urgent treatment. But Messi parents couldn't afford the bill, Which the family then moved to Catalonia. In Catalonia the young player has opportunity to show their talent to the coaches of FC Barcelona.
After passing the test Messi signed his first contract the the Catalan Club. So forward to November 2003 the Barcelona superstar Messi played his first for the Catalan club against Porto a Portuguese football team. then in the year 2005 at the age of 17 the Barcelona superstar known as Messi scored his first goal for the Fc Barcelona senior club. in the year 2005, August Messi joined the national team Argentina in a friendly match.
But today the well know Barcelona superstar has risen to the peak. he's known world of football and one of the best player in football history, Lionel Messi also has several awards to show for his hardwork and dedication. The Barcelona superstar is also married to his love of his life Antonella Roccuzzo and they are happily married.
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