We'd be surprised if Lionel Messi was dwelling on such trivial matters today, on the 30 anniversary of his birth.
The birthday boy has played 615 games for Barcelona and has scored and fantastic 518 goals. However, the agent told Globoesporte had he taken up home in Madrid which he considered that moment, he supposes the five-time Ballon d'Or victor would have started his footballing career at the Bernabeu.
Painstaking fitness and diet regime be damned - when you're Messi you can have as many birthday cakes as you want.
Barcelona star Lionel Messi has refused to rule out a possible move to the Chinese Super League in the future.
A 13-year-old Lionel Messi could have joined Real Madrid instead of Barcelona, says the man who arranged his Barca trial.
Messi's rise as a global superstar didn't really look possible after he was diagnosed with a growth hormone deficiency at the age of 11 which stopped his normal growth rate.
Both appealed, but Spain's Supreme Court last month confirmed the jail term for the Barcelona striker, although it reduced Messi's father's sentence to 15 months. But I was about to live in Madrid, ' Horacio Gaggioli explained. Their caption asking if he is "the greatest" caused Cristiano Ronaldo fans to get involved, with them being quick to salute the Real Madrid attacker. "That's life, those are the details", Gaggioli was quoted by saying Globoesporte.
Messi has won eight La-Liga titles with Barcelona in his club career and four UEFA Champions League titles. "But when I saw him training in the Barca fields, I realised that he was a great player, who could play without a doubt", he concluded.