Lionel Messi was born, 24 June 1987 , in Rosario, Argentina to a working class family . He began playing from an early age . at the age of 11 , Messi was diagnosed with growth hormone deficiency (GHD) .
Messi was given a trial with Barcelona, and coach Carles Rexach was impressed. Messi moved to Barcelona with his father and became part of the prestigious FC Barcelona youth academy.
We are a happy family
In the 2004-5 season Messi has become the youngest player to score a league goal. When he was just 20.
I will achieve my dreams no matter what it takes
in the 2009-10 season, Messi record 47 goals in all competitions, equaling Ronaldo's record total for Barcelona . As the seasons have progressed, Messi kept improving . In the calendar year of 2012, he broke the all-time record for most goals scored.
Messi is married to his long time girlfriend. Her name is Antonella Roccuzzo . Messi and Roccuzzo have three sons : Thiago ( born 2012 ), Mateo ( born 2015 ) and Ciro ( born 2018 ).
The dream that the little boy from Argentina had changed history. He wanted to be an international football player. He always dreamt of playing to get the world cup. Lionel Messi is still trying to achieve his dreams.