And leo messi himself. His father was a factory steel worker and his mother a cleaner.
Ljoˈnel anˈdɾes ˈmesi listen.
Lionel messi the story. A boy who became a star. Sports journalist and best selling author luca caioli draws on the exceptional testimonies of messi s parents his coaches from his boyhood and during his time as an international star in argentina leading figures from barcelona. Even though he is shorter than most of his teammates he rises above his opponents with adept skill and a legendary ability to score goals for his team.
Luis lionel andres leo messi is an argentinian soccer player who plays forward for the fc barcelona club and the argentina national team. Lionel messi in full lionel andrés messi also called leo messi born june 24 1987 rosario argentina argentine born football soccer player who was named fédération internationale de football association fifa world player of the year five times 2009 12 and 2015. Born 24 june 1987 is an argentine professional footballer who plays as a forward and captains both the spanish club barcelona and the argentina national team.
Lionel messi s life story. Lionel andrés messi spanish pronunciation. Soccer book for kids.
He began playing from an early age and his talent was soon apparent. Short biography lionel messi lionel messi was born 24 june 1987 in rosario argentina to a working class family. Lionel messi is widely regarded as the greatest soccer player in the world.
Inspiring children book about lionel messi one of the best soccer players in history. At the age of 13 messi moved from argentina to spain. Usually ships within 5 days.
The smallest boy with the biggest dreams lionel messi is a well known name even to those with no interest in sports.