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Lionel Messi

Lionel Andrés Messi - FC Barcelona
Full name Lionel Andrés Messi
Nationality Argentinian
Date of birth June 24, 1987 (1987-06-24)
Place of birth Rosario, Argentina
Height 1.69 m (5 ft 6+1?2 in)
Nickname Leo, Lio, Pulga
Position Supporting striker / Attacking Midfielder / Striker
Number 10

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Messi fan
lauren (1 Jul 2015 - 09:00)
You are the Best

Lionel Andrés Messi (born 24 June 1987 in Rosario) is an Argentine international football player who currently plays for FC Barcelona in the Primera División, and appears on Argentina's national team. Often touted in the media as New Maradona, Messi has been publicly named as his "successor" by Diego Maradona himself.

 

He is regarded as the best football player of his generation and one of the best in the history of the sport. Messi received several Ballon d'Or and FIFA World Player of the Year nominations by the age of 21, and won in 2009 and 2010.

 

Video: Best of Lionel Messi

 

 

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.

 

River Plate showed interest in Messi's progress, but did not have enough money to pay for the treatment of the illness, which cost over £500 a month. As Argentina's economy was collapsing, Carles Rexach, then sporting director of FC Barcelona, was made aware of Messi's talent, and Barcelona signed him after watching him play, offering to pay for the medical bills if he was willing to move to start a new life in Spain. His family moved with the young player to Europe and he starred in the club’s youth teams.

 

He soon found himself starting for the Barcelona B team, averaging more than a goal per game, by scoring 35 goals in 30 matches.

 

In October 2004, Messi made his official début for the first team against RCD Espanyol, becoming the third-youngest player ever to play for FC Barcelona. When he scored his first senior goal for the club against Albacete Balompié on May 1, 2005, Messi was 17 years, 10 months and 7 days old, becoming the youngest to ever score in a La Liga game for FC Barcelona.

 

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Your comments : Lionel Messi

Messi fan
- lauren
(1 Jul 2015 - 09:00)
You are the Best
Meet Messi
- Aanik
(30 Jun 2015 - 11:14)
Messiiii,
I am really big fan of yours and want to meet you
Messi
- Cristian Zuvala
(30 Jun 2015 - 11:12)
Hello Messi, you are my favorite player. My wish/dream would be to meet you. My parents bought tickets to the Rose Bowl, and I am hoping and praying for a chance to meet you. You are the best player in the world and I am thankful to watch you play. My mom was born in Argentina, but I was born in United States. I hope someday to visit Argentina. Hope to meet you one day. Cristian
Wishes
- Shola
(27 Jun 2015 - 10:30)
Happy birthday
ENGLISH
- ABRAHAM
(27 Jun 2015 - 10:30)
HELLO DEAR MESSI I AM A GUD PLAYER BUT I HAVE NO SPONSOR PLEASE I WANT TO BE LIKE U I WANT TO ASSIST U IN BACELONA PLS HELP ME I. MY NUMBER IS:+2349038232746
I love messi
- kalu anaelechi
(26 Jun 2015 - 08:52)
Hapi bday to u messi and many more yrs.maybe I am ur greatest fan but I dnt tink so but I believe I am.I pray to meet u some day and play wit u.I love de way u play ur game nd I wish 2 be like u.I knw dat u may nt read dis my message but I nid ur help to succeed.@+2348143177023
fernando
- me fernando
(26 Jun 2015 - 08:52)
Messi is better then ronoldo because messi scored more goals then ronoldo
Happy birthday
- Anisha gupta
(25 Jun 2015 - 09:10)
Happy birthday Leo.hi my name is Anisha and I am from India. I just love the u play. And want to meet u once. That is my dream.that's all love u happy birthday again
Happy Birthday Messi!
- Ben
(25 Jun 2015 - 09:08)
Feliz cumpleanyos! Buenas suerte en la copa america!
Happy birthday Messi
- Kaleb Waugh
(24 Jun 2015 - 09:12)
Hi Lionel

My name is Kaleb and I am 8 years old and I live in South Africa and you are my favourite footballer in the world.

Happy birthday for tomorrow. I hope you have a great day.

Best wishes.

Kaleb
i want to meet with Lionel Messi
- Sinan KESANLI
(22 Jun 2015 - 06:18)
Hi, My name is Sinan. I will be at Barcelona 22-27 June 2015. I have a son and daughter. Me and my family is big fan of Messi. I want to meet with Lionel Messi and take a photo with him. If possible please inform me sinankesanli@gmail.com
Afif
- Afif
(22 Jun 2015 - 06:18)
Hi messi
I am 9 years old player from jordan
I am sure you will not read this
This is what my father tells me that you don't have time to read this
And this understandable you are buzzzy
I like to meet you
I travelled to barchalona more than once to meet with you or even to watch you play But unfortunately never succeeded .
But I did manage to play with Villarreal
one day I will remind you because either will face each other or maybe you will be playing with me
I am staying with my family in barchalona ,we just arrived today
You take care messi
Afif
Ayuda con mi clase de Comunicacion
- Moises Franco
(20 Jun 2015 - 11:08)
Importante!!! Hola! Espero que vea este comentario. Bueno antes que nada mi nombre es Moises Franco. Actualmente vivo en Sacramento California y estudio en Sacramento City College. Bueno y la razon que le escribo a usted es porque planeo hacer un speech para mi clase de comunicacion hacerca de su vida. Se que es una persona muy ocupada pero le agradeceria de todo corazon si pudiera escribirme una pequenia respuesta con un mensaje para mi y mis companieros en el que nos motive a continuar con nuestros suenios. Me gustaria compartir algo asi con mis companieros. Si llega a hacerlo escribalo en Ingles porfavor para que le entiendad. Ojala y me pueda responder y ayudar con eso. Le deceo lo mejor en todos sus proyectos actuales y futuros. my correo es mois_199219@hotmail.com
To lionel andres messi
- Lehlogonolo (lucky)
(17 Jun 2015 - 07:58)
Hy messi, jst wanted to tell you that your my idol. When i grow up i want to play jst the way you play like the way you run with the ball, the way you curve the ball and the way you score. I am looking ahead of seeing by my eyes playing against my country south africa in south africa i'll make sure that i come to watch and to touch your hand and take photos. From lehlogonolo also known as messi my soccer name.
leo messi
- maxwell
(15 Jun 2015 - 08:22)
i am15 and i play football and my dream is to play football like you,optain awards like you and to follow in your footsteps and one even be coached by you i look up to you,you are my football idol and need advice how reach the hights you are currently following all the way from namibia
messi
- steven gyan #sharkcore
(14 Jun 2015 - 10:48)
ronaldo can be d bst of a year buh messi is still d bst in the world...if u dont agree it means u r a relative of ronaldo or u support madrid or portugal.....##Messi player of all tyms
LIONEL messi ever best player i ever seen in the world
- Terkimbi sunday
(13 Jun 2015 - 10:02)
The Best Player I Ever Seen In This World
Messi
- Barcelona lover
(13 Jun 2015 - 10:02)
I think that iniesta and pique are great in their positions. Messi is amazing in his position to. Also, I need to point out that Messi is better than Ronaldo by far
Messi
- Reece
(10 Jun 2015 - 10:06)
messi is a good footballer but I think Pique has more flare
L.Messi is the best player ever
- Elvis
(8 Jun 2015 - 09:10)
I kiss u like my wife oh, messi u are the best ever player in the world and the record breaker i love u messi.
koment
- melisa sina
(8 Jun 2015 - 09:10)
porque tú eres la mejor bola en 2015 recibirá .. siempre permanecerá en nuestro mendjett cuando se llega a la hora de pasar de fútbol .. en mi corazón siempre será Ket un número 10 que se llama Messi y me llamo salvador de Barcelona .. porque incluso si deja su fútbol mágico estará allí ..

Simplemente es el mejor LEO
request
- jeffin
(8 Jun 2015 - 09:08)
messi pl win ballon d or
show the rivals u r the best
solo goals
and lots more
barca forca
Lionel Messi the best god in football
- Juan Barrera
(8 Jun 2015 - 09:08)
Hi Messi you have always been my idol sense i first saw you. Your birthday is on the same day as mine june 24. I saw you win the Liga, Copa del Rey and Champions league. i wish i could be your son. So i could see you everyday. I watch every game of FC Barcelona they are the best. Please contact me i live in Portage Michigan 7838 doubletree ct.
L.Messi
- Elvis iconz
(8 Jun 2015 - 09:08)
I am the fantastic player in the world of sports i have many style in playing football who am i ever i am the mezaia in football history i am called lionniel messi
L.Messi
- Elvis iconz
(8 Jun 2015 - 09:08)
Messi ,neymer,suare are best best players ever in the world of sport but messi is fantastic ever ,i love your style of play ,i want see u in GHANA ;berekum i am your one man sporter ,i miss u messi king of football.
I love you messi!
- Messi Luver
(7 Jun 2015 - 08:50)
I I lone you so much u dont know how much u mean to me I feel like crying cuz I know I won't ever see you
Messi you are the best i really love you
- Emmanuel Annan
(7 Jun 2015 - 01:44)
I really love your game
Messi ⚽️
- Abhiram
(7 Jun 2015 - 01:42)
I cant describe your actions. They are beyond words
You are the GREATEST CREATION OF GOD

I appreciate you
i love messi
- busari Abdulahi
(5 Jun 2015 - 13:38)
messi I which to play with u one day in my football career I love u messi shine on I'm looking up to u
MESSi <3
- alejandra f
(4 Jun 2015 - 10:24)
WE ALL LOVE YOU!!! THANKS FOR EVERYTHING!
you are the best
- leo valdez
(3 Jun 2015 - 07:24)
You are the best no one will ever beat you you are a god to me and my friends
Mess u're Great in the world
- Denex Gunde Malawi
(2 Jun 2015 - 06:12)
When i see u praying at barca we fill good in our family. gdenex@gmail.com
You are my inspiration
- Jose S.H.
(1 Jun 2015 - 10:00)
Messi you have been my inspiration for a long time if had not watched you play i would not be playing soccer now. I am 12 and wishing everyday that i could be a great soccer player like you and become a striker or mid. I hope someday my dream will come true and i can meet you
inspiration
- Juan Barrera
(1 Jun 2015 - 10:00)
Hi Messi you've always been my idol since I seen you play. I wish everyday I could be your son.
I play in my front yard for hours each day trying to be like you. I really want to see you. I also live in Michigan. Please respond or see me.
Messi my dream
- Darlene
(31 May 2015 - 10:58)
Hi messi im Darlene twelve years old frm kenya and my greatest dream since i was young is seeing u. I pray that the Almighty God will help me find and make my dream a reality. You have been my inspiration and i thank u for that really. I pray that u and ur family stay safe and sound till i get to hear frm or see u. I ask u to make my dream come true and at least help me get thru. Thanks and aal the best:*
Messi
- Footballer
(31 May 2015 - 10:54)
Pls send ur number 2me i try 2 call u in my life lionel messi
Messi the hero
- Anisha Gupta
(28 May 2015 - 09:18)
messsssssssssssiiiiiiiiiiii.i am from India and I love u.and have a dream to meet that God will fulfill one day. That day will be the best day of my life.again love u and want to meet u please
Soccer
- Jonathan Miranda
(28 May 2015 - 09:14)
messi do you think your better then Ronaldo, pele , and maradona
I love Messi
- Bouncy
(27 May 2015 - 09:10)
Messi you are the best player ever in football history... I love you.
all ways the best
- Cyrus turkolon jr
(26 May 2015 - 11:34)
messi you are the best amount the rest.
MESSI THE FOOTBALL ARCHITECT
- MICHAEL OKEHI
(25 May 2015 - 13:20)
messi i love eveything about you. cristiano ronaldo good but you are the architect of football you are man the world knows it. am a Nigerian original one day i will come to barcelona to watch you live and shake your hands if have the privillage and takes pictures with you. MESSI BEST EVER.
My son change his name to be Lionel Dieva Messi...you are the famous one for him.
- mila noviani
(20 May 2015 - 08:54)
Indonesia, Wednesday, May 20, 21015

Dear Messi...next holiday on 29 july - 01 August 2015 we will visit Barcelona especially for my son, Dieva, he really want see Nou Camp so much and he is dream can see you there. His life full of your figure, instead of that he always write his name to be Lionel Dieva Messi.
Dear Messi...can my son meet you when we come to Barcelona. I really wanna make his life really really happy and feel miracle if he can see and meet you.
Dear Messi...Many thank for a good chance for my son.

Warm Regards,
Mila Noviani
Bernard
- Free
(14 May 2015 - 08:44)
Messi am jxt 17 i play well nice midfielda wnt to play in spain so wuld learn frm u...u ar a gud player better than cr7 just want you to try get more goals so u can cari the golden boot...am your great fan ebube from Nigeria
The best ever
- Nato
(13 May 2015 - 08:38)
You are the best in the world,
And you continue to shine!!
Your a true hero in your sport.
love
- fisayo
(13 May 2015 - 08:36)
Infact I love u messi
Dema
- Wow
(11 May 2015 - 06:34)
Te amo Messi I want to meet you please I'm waiting 10 years to meet I want that moment to shine @leomessi ❤️❤️❤️
i love you messi
- barselona spoter
(11 May 2015 - 06:32)
i love you more then what i love my life from abdul aziz hassan maru
What is your phone number
- Ather zuberi
(11 May 2015 - 06:32)
Messi what is your phone number
ILOV U MESSI
- I LOVE U MESSIIIIIII
(9 May 2015 - 08:42)
LOVE U MESIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII
I'm just saying that....
- Kofi Wiredu
(6 May 2015 - 09:12)
I'm just saying that I respect you and everything and you're the best player in your generation but CRISTIANO RONALDO IS WAY BETTER THEN YOU!!!!! But then again I still respect but CR7 for life
number one in football
- MWANJE HASSAN
(4 May 2015 - 05:38)
am ur world's best support 4rm uganda in mi village we call u king of football. u a the father and barcelona is ur home
messis fan
- nengi
(3 May 2015 - 10:24)
hi am ur biggest fan and am 14 pls i want to be a barca player one day pls assist me.am a nigerian
Messi
- Samsonmessi
(2 May 2015 - 09:32)
Ilove messi no players like messi again
messi
- olawseyi
(2 May 2015 - 09:32)
l love messi
messi saurez neymar
- football
(1 May 2015 - 10:50)
I am from Trinidad. My name is sherise. I also plays football but im not dat gd yet but im workin really hard my bf also plays an he prayin to play for barcelona. He a really big fan. We luv to c u guys play. We surpport u guys all d way. Keep doin ur ting guys. Bye
i am your lover
- masoud
(1 May 2015 - 10:48)
Hi Mr messi
How are you?im fine and I hope to you be too.
Im 18 from Iran and love you.my English is not good ,so if I had mistake in writing ,excuse me.
I love you so much. I watch all your matches and always I dream playing with you.
It is good to know in my dream I couldn't take shot with you even one photo.every time I wanted take photo,I got up.and after that I think about that why I couldn't take photo.
I want to have your barca shirt with your sign on it.I can buy your shirt but I can't have your sign never ever if you don't do it.
If you read this,I want you from depth of my heart to do it.
Thanks.
Messi legend of football.
messi
- lehm1011927
(1 May 2015 - 10:48)
Go messi go you are the best
Messi the best vamos barca
- Loli
(30 Apr 2015 - 07:50)
Messi the best
messi
- abba
(30 Apr 2015 - 07:48)
hy messi am from 9ja just try to read my comment. just help me be a barcelona player just as you we help by barcelona club you no everbody have his on destination i wanna be a player like you am just 15 of age and i now i will do better and bring success to the club.barcelona for life
tele=08145104334
I love you,plz train me plz
- IKRAM KHAN
(29 Apr 2015 - 10:40)
You are wonderful,I just wanna meet u and plz train me to be like you
I will do what ever u want,I will obey ur orders just plzzzzz train me
U player very well and I want to u to do ur best to make records for all of us who like u
messi
- wonderful
(28 Apr 2015 - 10:28)
messi u ar superb? Especially u help barca alot
lionel messi
- messi
(25 Apr 2015 - 07:50)
I suppport you messi forever
lio messi
- atoosh
(21 Apr 2015 - 07:16)
really messi you are the best,i support u and like your skills please make more effort in order to secess fifa ball'ord i wish u the best
messi
- stanley
(21 Apr 2015 - 07:14)
you are my best and my mentor in football
Barcelona
- messi
(20 Apr 2015 - 08:44)
I love u not because u are white but u can play
World Best #1
- Saviour Agbadi
(19 Apr 2015 - 10:16)
You are the only player l know in a life time
Messi
- Joshua
(19 Apr 2015 - 10:16)
Nice one Messi.
help
- Godwin
(17 Apr 2015 - 08:46)
Hw i wish i will be like Messi. Messi u are so good. thay compite you with ronaldo but you are better than him pls Messi help me i want to play for barcelona i can play but is lack of supportance pls help me.I live at lagos pls
Best player in the world
- Elvis
(17 Apr 2015 - 08:44)
Keep on playing like that
messi
- abbey
(15 Apr 2015 - 23:02)
messi u ar so great too me u live in me one day we meet one on one am player like u i pray that i will see u i live in nageria
Joueur de la plus haute strategie
- PATIENT BOSOSOLA/DRC
(14 Apr 2015 - 10:40)
rester toujours au rang de premier buteur ne pas son choix; mais de devenir au rang de meilleur passeur decisif. LE FORTISSIMO LEO MEEEEEEEEESSSSSSSSIIIIIIIII.
Messi you are best
- Elvis
(12 Apr 2015 - 09:16)
The king of football
leo messi
- ibraheem hamisu zakariya
(12 Apr 2015 - 09:14)
i rilly likes to see u scoring goal especially against real madrid


THE HUMBLE MAN "MESSI"
- bines m
(9 Apr 2015 - 08:12)
"MESSI" you are the best player in the world and we luv u.we want more goals from you,NEYMAR and SUAREZ.barca 4 lyf.<God Bless You King Messi>
barcelona.com
- hashemiali66@yahoo.com
(7 Apr 2015 - 08:28)
my son like mr.messi
if he wants to mack a film of his childing he can use of pictures or films of my son .
best rigared
Dr. hashemi
Argentina vs Ecuador
- Disappointed Fan
(2 Apr 2015 - 09:44)
Went to see Messi at Metlife Stadium and he did not even bother to greet his fans. Pay high priced tickets just to see him and he didn't even bother to acknowledge his fans. All fans understood that he was injured and would not play but he could have at least walked out with his team for his fans to see him or attended the press conference for this fans to see him but he did neither he hid from his fans. Me along with other fans that attended the game were highly disappointed. I am starting to think that he has forgotten that besides his talent making him famous his fans have supported him throughout his career. I have to say that he is totally not the person who I thought he was. I am disgusted by his behavior at the game last night!
Messi
- Bob jr
(31 Mar 2015 - 07:52)
Well first the person that did a comment before me said that they like Messi because he is the best football player in the history but Messi is a ️SOCCER player! Get it right
messi the super star
- issah
(25 Mar 2015 - 08:30)
I really like messi because he is the best player in the history of football.
Messi is simply the best in the world..
- Ntainda kantalamba
(22 Mar 2015 - 08:45)
Lionel Messi is simply the best..his golden leg is a goal scoring machine-fast,strong and accurate..you man are simply gifted !!!
fasil belay
- straiker
(18 Mar 2015 - 19:30)
miss HERO of the world foot ball in this 20ch
no u no football
- amusa
(16 Mar 2015 - 09:30)
I will always b dere4u
Messi the HERO
- Evidence Kanyongo
(13 Mar 2015 - 09:00)
as a man from Zimbabwe, i declare messi as the ever best world footballer, today & tomorrow you will remain fantasy . I love you man & i wont halt my love to you
Not World's Best.... History's Best!!!
- Charbel Bou Tanos
(10 Mar 2015 - 10:15)
It is an unquestionable issue . Who is the current best ? Who is the modern world's best ? Who is history's world's best ? Without an inch of doubt , the one and only name to fill up those standards is Lionel Messi. Many Relate to predecessors Diego Maradona ,Ronaldihno and Pele , but in modern football and in the pool of outstanding players , it is hard to shine the way Leo Messi has been since his debut at barcelona back in 2003 against FC Porto . Back in the old days , there wasn't that stort of competition between players the way it is now , such as the one between Messi,Ronaldo,Ribery,Ibrahimovic , and many others. Stats, numbers,records,and achievements show who is history's best... A name that will never die in the hearts of all football fans regardless of their favourite player or club. LEO ANDRES MESSI,a name carved in football history!
Mesii
- Daniel Palos
(7 Mar 2015 - 09:30)
Many say mesii must past Ronaldo to be number one of the world in soccer I dissasgree entirely he past alexi's record of over a hundred in about a hundred games and mesii did it in 91 games and beat the record.Also mesii was nominated for 3 best soccer players and one every in a row and Ronaldo got only 2 nominations and got only 2. So I say mesii has surpassed the world and deserves to be number one in soccer.
barcelona
- jason
(3 Mar 2015 - 08:15)
Well messi you are then man that make us beleive in Barcelona and win trophs so if u leave who going do u are Barcelona
lionel
- messi
(1 Mar 2015 - 13:00)
I'm big fans of messi......
about messi
- Salis
(27 Feb 2015 - 12:00)
Am Salis from Ghana Seriously i luv messi so much with his style of play am always overwhelmed and the manner in which he possessed on the pitch he always carries the day i wish could see him i wish could feel him and i wish i could chat with him he is so wonderful and he deserves every bit of respect he is like he is from a different univers i luv barca and i luv messi
messiiiiiiii
- life of me
(22 Feb 2015 - 10:45)
messi was crazy man ,this man is change the game and change me
Best among al
- Messi
(22 Feb 2015 - 10:45)
Simply d best
bacelona and legendary messi
- new money
(22 Feb 2015 - 10:45)
bacelona is my club and will allWays be likewise lio messi is my best player i have ever known and allso with the likes of suarez and neymar has just made the club the most fearsome .indeed i love bacelon and messi
I LOVE BARCA
- KATOSTIC
(20 Feb 2015 - 08:45)
BARCA is the team ever!!.
MESSI,THE GRETEST
- KATOSTIC SOLOO
(20 Feb 2015 - 08:45)
I will stay in barca as a fan 4ever & ever.
machatombi
- thongam
(17 Feb 2015 - 09:30)
hai, lio pliz dont mind on daniel says mr. daniel is totally mad
.
Daniel
- Joey b
(12 Feb 2015 - 10:00)
no one like u leonal messi
messi
- paowa c'loyz kuki
(2 Feb 2015 - 08:30)
messi is the only best player than Ronaldo, i luv & suported only messi
Up barca
- Tivkaa emmanuel
(2 Feb 2015 - 08:30)
U are the best player d world will eva produce keep it up i love u
english
- hausa
(29 Jan 2015 - 09:45)
me i love messi and neymar and suarez
Great thanx
- Msokah
(28 Jan 2015 - 09:45)
I want to say thanx to for all what he have done to bacerlona
A Leo
- Soy un cubano mandando un mensaje en una página en inglés
(23 Jan 2015 - 09:30)
Eres el futbolista más grande de la historia. Se ve que además eres una gran persona. Gracias por existir y regalarnos en cada partido la belleza del fútbol
Aaa
- Miraz
(20 Jan 2015 - 09:15)
Mess is always best.we can not compare anybody with messi.

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