After his team won against Real Madrid last weekend, with a multimillion dollar contract for a while, and multiple awards, Lionel Messi could be considered a very lucky man, but he really feels blessed that besides his famous career is the girl of his dreams by his side. keep reading to know more of this story plus photos and video.
Who could believe it when we hear “the love of my life has been by my side all this time”, for some people this has never crossed their minds and to others is a reality they now live, this same reality is for Argentine and FC Barcelona’s striker Lionel Messi.
He couldn’t believe that so many years of being friends, watching each other grow up, now he felt crazy in love with his best friend, Lucas’s cousin. Antonella Roccuzzo is the little cousin of Lucas and now the woman who makes the heart of this great football player beat really fast.
They started dating one Christmas vacation when he went home in Rosario, Argentina. They saw each other, catch up on things and the rest was history; the sparks between them were inevitable, so they started dating right away, Although they kept their romance really secret in the beginning but after Antonella traveled to Barcelona with Lionel’s mother Celia, brother and cousins, the world knew who was the woman in Lionel’s life; pictures of the couple were flying everywhere. When he was asked about his personal life he answered that he did have a girlfriend who lives in Argentina and that he couldn’t be any happier than he was at that time.
"If we would have to go to Sitges carnival nobody would know that we are still together," said the Argentine player in a discreet interview.
Allow me to tell you a few things about Antonella, she is 22 years old , she studies Nutrition in Argentina, they have known each other since childhood. She lives in Argentina and travels whenever she can to Barcelona to be with him.
Right now Lionel’s career is going great but he does not plan on staying away from his beloved Argentina forever in the future, he has already made clear he wants to return to his hometown: "In fifteen years I imagine myself in Rosario, with the woman I chose and near my parents and siblings, Lionel confessed. Will Antonella be the woman he chooses?
It looks like it since there are rumors about the couple planning on getting married next year, the exact date we don’t know but sources said that is going to be in February and is a pretty good chance that they will be getting married in Rosario, the city that saw them being born and grow up; Antonella already informed her teachers and classmates she will be moving to Barcelona.
We will be looking forward to his wedding with beautiful Antonella. Don’t miss a video of the love birds below.
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