The biography, athlete, and soccer player Lionel Messi

Over his illustrious football career

the record seven-time Ballon d'Or winner has claimed 

nearly every piece of football real estate available.

Messi was an immediate sensation

showcasing his extraordinary talent at a very young age. 

After being treated for a growth hormone deficiency 

 when he was 13 years old

Messi moved to Barcelona with his family