Lionel Messi marries childhood sweetheart
Lionel Messi said “I do” to his childhood sweetheart and mother of their two children Antonella Roccuzzo on Friday in his hometown Rosario. Messi, 30, and Roccuzzo, 29, met when the player was nine years old and have two children together, Thiago, four, and Mateo, one.
Roccuzzo donned a tight, beautiful mermaid-style gown by Spanish designer Rosa Clara as she walked a red carpet with her husband before hundreds of journalists at a hotel and casino complex.
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The couple’s children had front seats at the ceremony which was attended by some 260 guests. Some of the stars in attendance include, Shakira and her husband, Gerard Pique, Luis Suarez, Neymar, Sergio Aguero, Cesc Fabregas, Samuel Eto’o, Xavi Hernadez, Ezequiel Lavezi, Angel Di maria and Carles Puyol.
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Argentine media called it the “wedding of the century” for Rosario, the northern port city where Messi grew up.