Some Facts You Didn’t Know About Lionel Messi

Advertisement

Lionel Messi is one of the most paid sportsmen in the world, who plays as a forward for Spanish club FC Barcelona and is the captain for the Argentina national team. And we offer to your attention Some Facts You Didn’t Know About Lionel Messi.

lionel-messi-2013-hd-wallpaper-2219075

Parents of Lionel Messi are Jorge Horacio Messi, a factory steel worker, and Celia Maria Cuccittini, a part-time cleaner.  His paternal family originates from the Italian city of Ancona, from where they emigrated to Argentina in 1883. Messi started playing football for a local club Grandoli, аt the age of five. At the age of 11, Messi was diagnosed with a Growth Hormone Deficiency. The treatment cost $900 a month. Barcelona who intervened, and knowing Messi’s potential, then offered to pay Messi’s medical bills on the condition that he moved to Spain.

Prev1 of 4Next
Loading...