Lionel Messi was born in Santa Fe Province on 24 June 1987. At the age of five, he started playing football for Grandoli, a club coached by his father. In 1995, Messi switched to Newell's Old Boys. At the age of 11, he was diagnosed with a growth hormone deficiency.
Lionel Messi at the age of 8.
Lionel Messi at the age of 11.Messi has only played for FC Barcelona, where he first signed at age 13. He also plays for the Argentina national team. By the age of 16, Messi made his first appearance for the FC Barcelona, putting himself in the record books on May 1, 2005, as the youngest player to ever score a goal for the franchise.
Messi at the age of 34Also, Leo Messi has given 88 assists more than Cristiano Ronaldo in his entire career, making a total of 1063 goals generated in 929 games (1.14 goals generated by game).
Messi in 2020/21 Copa AmericaThere really could be no other. Lionel Messi was named best player of the oldest national team tournament in the world. His goals, assists and leadership drove Argentina forward to win the title in 2021.
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