Every celebrity wants privacy and doesn’t want to be followed around too much. As a result, a lot of people are willing to pay a high price to have that uncommon seclusion, at least when they are with their loved ones.
Lionel Messi is one of the most popular soccer players in the world and is very well-liked.
As a result, everytime he showed up somewhere, someone knew him and followed him.
Messi furthermore needs a peaceful area to be able to rest and relax because he must practice frequently and intensely.
To ensure his privacy, Lionel Messi once paid money to puгchase a neighbor’s home in 2012.
According to information on the soccer player information channel Soccer Tales – Oh My Goal on YouTube, Lionel Messi and his wife Antonella Roccuzzo purchased a villa in Castelldefels, a wealthy area of Barcelona, in 2012 to prepare for the birth of their kid. Unfortunately, the neighbor’s house noises from late-night concerts and parties frequently woke up his little son and made him cry. The Argentine superstar was uneasy about this.
Initially, Messi planned to build the wall higher in the hope that it would reduce noise, but the authorities in this area did not agree to do so for feaг of affecting the general landscape. Therefore, he immediately spent a large amount of money, buying the neighbor’s house to block out all the noisy sounds. Not only that, this large space also helps the Argentine superstar to have privacy.
In addition to minimizing noise from neighbors, Messi’s home maintains complete silence whenever planes are unable to pass over this location. Javier Sánchez-Prieto, the head of a Spanish airline, claimed in an interview from 2018 that “it doesn’t happen anyplace else in the world” for the plane to fly over Messi’s home. As soon as this information became public, many people believed that Messi was so wealthy that he could influence Barcelona’s flying schedule.
The Argentine superstar’s home is really situated in a region with critically endangered flora and fauna, need legal protection. Thus, all planes must steer clear of this area to prevent noise from aircraft from having an impact on the wildlife in Del Garraf.
Messi is one of the wealthiest strikers, thus he won’t hesitate to spend a lot of money if necessary to secure his own privacy. Messi brings home a sizable annual salary from both his on-field activities and his work as a brand ambassador for numerous well-known companies. In addition, M10 receives a sizable income through his ownership of the MiM Hotel network.
Pele once sent a message to Messi at the 2022 World Cup
In the last years of his life, the late legend of world football hoped that Lionel Messi could win the World Cup with Argentina.
Kely Nescimento, Pele ‘s daughter , гevealed the story of her father on his hospital bed during the 2022 World Cup. “After Brazil’s loss (to Croatia in the quarterfinals – PV), everyone entered the hospital room. that (often until it was all over) used to ask my father, ‘What’s the matter, Pele? Who do you want to win now?”, Nescimento shared on his personal page.
She continued: “Of course not Argentina! And he said, I want Argentina to win. Then everyone pretends (and sometimes isn’t) surprised!! How could he expect that? It’s impossible! ! Argentina? And he just said ‘Yes, Messi deserves it’.”
“When Brazil lost to Croatia in the quarter-finals, my father’s mood worsened. Everyone wants Brazil to win the World Cup, as a tribute to my dad. But my father knows what football is like. One of those things is that any team can win, he would always say that’s what he loves about the sport,” she гevealed.
Nescimento also added that at a party, she ran into Messi’s wife, Antonela Roccuzzo. The daughter of the “King of Football” immediately conveyed her father’s best wishes to the 7-time Ballon d’Or winner. She talked about Pele being unable to watch the 2022 World Cup final, but was told of the result: “Messi has lifted the trophy and he’s happy.”
Pele passed away on December 29 after a long bаttle with cаncer. As soon as the “King of Football” passed away, Messi also expressed his condolences to the Brazilian legend. “Rest in peace, Pele”, Messi posted a photo with Pele on his personal page with the caption