Born and raised in Argentina, Lionel Messi was detected with a growth hormone lack as a kid. At age 13, he moved to Spain to Join Barcelona, who accepted to pay for his medical cure. After a quick progression via Barcelona youth Academy, Lionel made his remarkable debut aged 17 in October 2004.
Since 2009, when he was twenty, Messi has been in a link with Antonella Roccuzzo, a fellow native of Rosario. He has known Roccuzzo since he was just 5 years old, as she is the best friend and cousin since childhood, Lucas Scaglia, who is also a soccer player. After keeping their link private for a year, Messi first verified their romance in an interview in January 2009, before going public a month during Sitges carnival after the Espanyol-Barcelona derby. He has previously been romantically relation with Luciana Salazar and Macarena (Argentine models).
Roccuzzo and Messi have 2 sons: Mateo (born 2015) and Thiago (Born 2012). To celebrate his partner primary pregnancy, Messi located the ball under his shirt after scoring in Argentina 4-0 win against Ecudator on June 2, 2012, before verifying the pregnancy in an interview 2 weeks later. Thiago was born in Barcelona on November 2, 2012, with Messi attending the birth after being given okay by Barcelona to miss training. He declared his son arrival on Facebook page, writing: “Today I am really a happy man in the globe; my son was born thanks to Gold for his beautiful gift.”
In April 2015, Messi verified on Facebook that they were guessing another child. He missed training ahead of game against Atletico Madrid to attend birth of his 2nd child, Mateo, on September 11, 2015, in Barcelona.
Lionel enjoys an excellent relationship with his family members specially mother Celia, whose face he has tattooed on his left shoulder.
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