1. His first ever goal for Barcelona:
Only a few could predict what he Messi would achieve in his debut in 2004. It took Messi 7 months to get his first goal.
2. A record-breaking career:
Messi has won the Ballon d’Or 5 times - a record. He has also won it 4 times in a row.
3. The header in the 2009 Champions League final:
Messi scored a sensational header against Manchester United in the final. That memorising header is now an iconic moment in the history of the game.
4. Fastest player to reach 300 goals:
Leo Messi became the fastest player to reach 300 goals, doing it in just 334 games, which is an incredible achievement. He reached this landmark when he scored a double against Granada.
5. Messi’s romantic side:
Messi married Antonella Roccuzzo on the 30th of June 2017. He married his childhood sweetheart and to date, they have two sweet children.