Leo Messi, in a file image


Leo Messi: "My first Golden Ball was the most special"

Published:23/11/2019 - 00:10h

Updated:23/11/2019 - 00:10h

Lionel Messi reviewed some events of his sports career at FC Barcelona in the recent documentary 'Becoming Leo Messi'

Tickets for FC Barcelona matches

Leo Messi has turned into the protagonist of 'Becoming Leo Messi', a documentary made by 'ANOTHER' in which the Argentinian star remembers some moments of his sportive career and of his personal life. The Argentinian star has lived big moments in the FC Barcelona and remembered them in said production.

For the Barcelona captain, lto Champions League of 2009 is the most special, although it admitted that it did not enjoy it as it had to. "In the 2006 had the misfortune of lesionarme in the turn of eighth against Chelsea and already afterwards could not play more and the truth that did not enjoy it as much as enjoyed it in the 2009, which me arrepiento also, because it was very boy and did not darse me of the things and in this moment did not enjoy what had to have enjoyed to having won a Champions", explained.

The Argentinian remembered the spectacular game deployed by the team of Pep Guardiola​. "The way to play of this team was impressive. It did it during all the year and do it in this final against a big Manchester also. It was to finish an impressive year", said, adding, on his goal in this final, that "was practically sentence the final and combine a historical year for having achieved all the titles that played this season. And especially, by how we had done it".

"Ronaldinho Was the first in embracing me and guide me"

Also it spoke on the Balloon of Gold, remembering the first that won like the most special and remembering that it attained it thanks to the team. "It is a beautiful recognition and perhaps the most special was the first", commented, adding that "it is something that comes of the community. Without having achieved all the collective successes that touched us achieve I had not been able to achieve these individual prizes".

Besides, it remembered the one who won in front of Xavi and Andrés Iniesta, that remained in the podium. "The image that of the three nominated for the Balloon of Gold was special for us by the friendship that have, for being so much time in the same club, for living the three the same practically during all the career of boy and special for the club. By what means, the truth, was impressive", remembered.

The captain culé reiterated that the key to obtain individual prizes is the support of his mates. "The secret is the team. I always said that the Balloon of Gold was merit of all the changing room, but this much more. It treats to do goals and without the mates would be very difficult. To the equal that the not receiving goals depends on all, the do them is the same", sentenced.

The importance of Ronaldinho

Leo Messi also stood out to Ronaldinho like a key figure in his career. "Ronaldinho Did that I felt me more relaxed, that went I same and could me soltar faster", remarked, aiming that "since it arrive to the vetsuario of the first team, Ronaldinho was the first in embracing me, in putting me under his arms and guide me at all times. The truth that no only he, but all the changing room did of the same way".

Next match of FC Barcelona

Champions League | Ida
FC Barcelona

Nápoles - FC Barcelona

Tuesday, 25 of February of 2020 21:00h
Estadio San Paolo
Buy tickets
Calendar FC Barcelona
Related Content
Today highlights

Most read