It makes no difference whether you are situated in East or West, in India or Nepal, In Russia or USA, one celebrity who is equally prominent in your country is the great Football player Messi. Messi has always managed to be in the limelight for his exceptional Sports skills and cute looks and so has the fact contributed in making him the most desirable football celebrity one always want to know more about.
Here are 10 interesting Facts about Messu you should know in order to make yourself his better fan this FIFA 2014. Have a look!
10. Messi’s Upsurge To Prominence Isn’t What People Consider
Soldini and Montero were the people who actually made him play for the Barcelona and paid for all the trips and hotels before his association with the Barcelona.
09. European Golden Shoe Award
Lionel Messi is the foremost football player to win three European golden shoe awards which was awarded to him because he scored most goals in a competitive European league. It is because of this award that he is regarded as one of the ebst football players in the history of sports.
08. Youngest Player To Score 200 Goals
In the Spanish La Liga he became the youngest player to score 200 goals at the age of only 25 and he is also the holder of Guinness world record title for scoring the most goals in a single calendar year.
07. All-Time Top Scorer For The Soccer Club Barcelona
He became the all-time top scorer for the soccer club Barcelona at the age of 24 and he is also the only player that has made maximum hat-tricks in the antiquity of this club whose sole reason was his extraordinary speed and well-designed movements.
06. Endless Love For Family And Country
Just because he arrived Spain at the age of 13 people think he must have forgotten his home country but both his family and country are very dear to him and he still dedicates his goals to his grandmother by pointing his finger up in the sky in her honor.
05. Previous Name Leonel Mecci
The firstly notification that he received to be a part of the under 20 Argentinian national team was directed by the Argentinian soccer foundation under the name of Leonel Mecci.
04. He Is A Coca-Cola Lover
It is his favorite drink among all the sodas available.
03. FIFA World Player Of The Year Nomination
During 200 he received FIFA World Player of the year nomination when he was just 21 years old and though he couldn’t win it but he was the youngest to be nominated for such an honorable award.
02. Middle Name
The middle name of Lionel Messi is Andres which was given to him by his parents.
01. Growth Hormone Deficiency Syndrome
He was diagnosed with growth hormone deficiency syndrome when he was 11 but he worked really hard in overcoming this defect and developed his football skills to the core.
All for now,