Lionel Messi has added another feather to his cap by fathering a second child.
Argentinian and Barcelona star, Lionel Messi, left training on Friday morning to welcome his second child into the world after girlfriend Antonella Roccuzzo gave birth to a son. Messi’s brother disclosed on Twitter that baby Mateo Messi was born Friday in Barcelona.
Mateo has just been born, he is beautiful. We’re savoring this moment of happiness.
Linoel Lionel already has a son, Thiago, with is and longtime companion Antonella Roccuzzo. The couple have known each other since they were children and have been romantically involved since 2008. However, Barcelona Manger has confirmed that Messi will still be available of his team’s next match.
He [Messi] is available to play. He is on the list. The club gave him permission not to train today for personal reasons.
Baby Mateo, who has been born on the National Day of Catalonia, is Messi and Roccuzzo’s second son after Tiago, who will be three in November.
Lionel Andrés “Leo” Messi born 24 June 1987, was recently voted UEFA’s best player in Europe for 2014-2015. He won the Champions League, Spain’s La Liga and Spanish Cup with Barcelona. He has added another feather to his cap by fathering a second child.