From scoring a hand of goal to sharing his birthday with Argentine Marxist revolutionary Che Guevara, there are many things the world doesn’t know aboutLionel Messi . Below you will find Lionel Messi Skill and tricks and also facts. The Facts you don’t know about Lionel Messi- The Magician are as follows:
Lionel Messi Skills and Tricks, Fact #1
His family is of middle-class Italian origin. His father, Jorge, was a steelworker, and he also coached the local youth football team.
Lionel Messi Skills and Tricks, Fact #2
Messi was not very healthy and nutritious in his childhood days like the other boys around. He was diagnosed with a growth hormone deficiency which was stopping his normal growth rate at a tender age of 11. His parents could not afford his treatment, which was $900 a month.
Lionel Messi Skills and Tricks, Fact #3
At the age of 17, he made his league debut against RCD Espanyol and became the third youngest person ever to play on Barcelona. At that time he was also the youngest player to ever score for Barcelona.
Lionel Messi Skills and Tricks, Fact #4
Messi’s first contract with Barcelona was detailed out on a paper napkin! FC Barcelona sporting director Carles Rexach was so impressed with Messi’s skills that he wanted to make a contract immediately and there was no paper available at that time.