The barcelona star 29 has had his left shin and calf is covered almost entirely in dark ink apart. Lionel messi shows off his bizarre new all black tattoo during argentina training.
There s been some conjecture that messi s rosary tattoo is a reference to rosario his hometown.
Leo messi tattoo bein. Messi took inspiration from his teammate dani alves who is known for his full body tats. Lionel messi warmed up for argentina s world cup qualifier with brazil while sporting a brand new tattoo bearing his famous number 10. The five time ballon d or winner s left shin and calf is covered almost entirely in dark ink a.
Lionel messi showed off a new all black tattoo during argentina training on his left leg. Barcelona s talisman and football legend lionel messi has been going under the needle to cover his several parts of the body with ink for quite a while. It appears more likely to be an icon of rosary beads as another nod to his catholic faith.