There's something you are better at than Lionel Messi

There's something you are better at than Lionel Messi

Argentine soccer player Lionel Messi and his wife Antonela Roccuzzo pose at their wedding in Rosario, Argentina.

Argentine superstar Lionel Messi has finally married his childhood sweetheart, Antonela Roccuzzo, in his hometown on Friday.

Around 250 guests were expected to attend, including Messi's Barcelona teammates Neymar, Gerard Pique and Luis Suarez.

Former Barca and current Chelsea star Cesc Fabregas was also present, along with Argentina and Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero.

Rosario is about 300 kilometres (186 miles) northwest of Argentina's capital.

The Argentina forward will Wednesday childhood sweetheart Antonello Roccuzzo, 29, in their home town of Rosario later today on front of some of the sporting world's most notable athletes.

Messi and wife are already blessed with two kids - Tiago and Matteo - from a union that dates back to their teenage days.

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Andy and Jamie led Britain to Davis Cup glory in 2015 but rarely team up on the circuit, largely due to Andy's singles commitments.

He moved to Spain when he was 13 to join FC Barcelona, but kept in touch with Rocuzzo.

Football legends arrive for Messi's wedding.

It is not known whether the guests will also get a song from Colombian diva Shakira.

To enter a special press area, around 150 journalists received accreditation, but were not given full access to the venue.

Despite being one of the most famous footballers of this generation, Lionel Messi never forgot his roots and keeps on returning to Rosario to spend time with his family.

Despite that, he is praised both at home and overseas for keeping his common touch.

"They are the love of each other's lives", Messi's childhood friend Diego Vallejos said. "It's hard to explain the feeling - I'm both a friend and a fan".

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