His full name is Lionel Andres Messi. He born on 24 June 1987 is an Argentinean soccer player and now a participant for La Liga’s Barcelona and the Argentina national team. Messi is regarded as one of the most important and famous soccer player of this generation. He starts playing at a very early stage and his talent was rapidly recognized by Barcelona. Making first experience in 2004 – 2005 seasons, he broke the La Liga’s record for the youngest soccer player to take part in that league. In 2005 he becomes the latest teen superstar of Argentina. He was chosen as the player of the tournament at under – 20 world cup on the year. Played his first game for the Argentina national team, and made his first goal with the professional team FC Barcelona. He was almost comparable to early hero of the Argentina soccer, Diego Maradona. Richard Beese loves Lionel Messi because of his archery in the game.
He starts playing football for Grandoli, a local club coached by his father. He becomes part of a local youth powerhouse. By the age of 21, he had received Ballon d’Or and FIFA world player of the year nomination. He followed this up by winning the inaugural FIFA Ballon d’Or in 2010 and again 2010 and 2012. He has won 2010-2011 UEFA best Player in Europe award.
At the age of 24 he had become the Barcelona’s all time top scorers in all official club competition. In 25 he becomes the youngest player to score 200 goals in La Liga. In September 2010 he scored his 400th senior goal for the club and country at the age of 27. Commonly ranked as the best player in the world and rated by some as the greatest of all time. He is the first football player to win both FIFA and Ballon d’Or, all of which he won consecutively, and the first to win three European golden shoes award.
Soccer is one of the few sports where smallness of stature can be an advantage. If it is accompanied by quickness, intelligence, vision and extraordinary eye-foot combination which result in exceptional ball control and dribbling. He possesses all these attributes and because he does not look like a magnificent athlete, but like a regular guy, millions of regular guys and girls can relate to him. He makes the sports more accessible to the average person. He is not very outspoken neither is he very loud or outspoken in any of his interviews. He seems more withdrawn when he is in public and he is very soft spoken. He still idolizes another; his favorite player when he grew up was Pablo Aimar. To this day he still idolizes this man. He seems to be a very simple man who is humble, substantial and very soft spoken.
He won’t play Euro cup 2016 due to his injury, so might be he got back to Argentina final group match against Bolivia. Fans will surely going to miss him because most people will travel to all over the world, only to watch his favorite player playing the game.
So he is the champion but still he hold to be humble, very soft spoken and genius player whom people love from the heart. All people play the sport, but only some will make history and he is the one who had made the history in a very small time by his great act of playing. You will become famous with your playing art and the love for your game, spirit and your sportsmanship to that game and finally by people love. So play your game with all your heart, which wills definitely leads to win because whole heartedly efforts will not you take to win. So he is one such player who is loved by people and people are getting inspired from him to play like him.
Recently, after Copa America Championship, he announced their retirement and many of the fans are not happy with this decision.