Author(s): Luca Caioli
FROM THEBESTSELLING AUTHOR OF RONALDO AND NEYMAR
Prolific, cool-headed and unerringly consistent, LionelMessi is one of the most revered footballers in history.
But did you know that his transfer to Barcelona was firstagreed on a paper napkin?
Or that an x-ray of his hand was to thank for identifyinghis growth hormone deficiency?
And do you know why he refused to collect his first everChampions League winner's medal?
Find out all this and more in Luca Caioli's classic portraitof a footballing icon, featuring exclusive interviews with those who know himbest and even Messi himself.
Includes all the action from the 2017/18season and the 2018 World Cup