Messi weds his childhood love Antonella Roccuzzo

Updated On 02 Jul, 2017 Published On

The magician footballer, Lionel Messi and his beautiful girlfriend, Antonella Roccuzzo are pronounced husband and wife in Rosario, Argentina on Friday.

 The beautiful couple shared their vows among some of the well-known figures in football and Hollywood. Neymar, Luiz Suarez joined Messi to celebrate his special day.

Messi  and his wife Antonella

Image: Messi, holding Antonella's Hand

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Surprisingly, Barca's defender Gerard Pique and his girlfriend, Shakira showed up at the event, crushing all the former anticipations.

The romantic wedding ceremony was hosted at a luxury hotel in Rosario where around 250 guests accompanied the bride and her groom; also 150 journalists were allowed to cover the event.

Messii's Mother and Father

Image: Messi's father,Jorge Horacio, mother Celia Maria Cuccitini and his  sister Maria Sol Messi

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Rosario is where Football star grew up in a middle-class family, and he often pays a visit to the city with his kids and wife.

Leandro Macaya one of the close friends of Messi said.

"Messi could have had this wedding wherever he liked - Dubai, the moon. He can pay any plane ticket to anyone, but he chose the city that's in his heart,"

Another childhood friend of Messi added,

"Despite everything that he's accomplished in life, he's still the same simple kid, the skinny dude that I grew up with."

He fell head over heels in love with Roccuzzo when they were both kids. They have officially been in together since 2008. From their long relationship, they have two sons, Thiago and Mateo.