Barcelona star Lionel Messi will marry next summer his childhood girlfriend Antonella Roccuzzo.
The wedding is expected to take place in their hometown Rosario in Argentina, where they met through Antonella’s cousing and Messi’s close friend Lucas Scaglia.
Argentine journalist Juan Pablo Varsky broke the news from a radio program yesterday.
The newspaper La Capital also revealed they confirmed the news from the players relatives who said:”It is true, there will be a wedding next year.“
Leo’s birthday June 24th was already considered to be date the wedding will take place.
Messi is expected to return to Rosario on June 12th next year after his club’s summer tour.
The Barcelona players are expected to be invited, and some of the stars he played with and most of his international team mates.
Antonella and Leo Messi started dating in 2008, and they have two children Thiago four-year-old and one-year-old Matteo.