What Is Lionel Messi Famous For?


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Lionel Messi is famous for being a football (soccer) star for FC Barcelona. He is also known for his work as a children's activist.

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What Is Lionel Messi Famous For?
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Despite his small stature, Lionel Messi is arguably the best soccer player to have played the game. He has won multiple La Liga titles, as well as a Champions League title in 2011. He is best known for his favored left foot, which he uses for the majority of his passes, touches and shots. Lionel Messi was born in Argentina and plays for the National soccer team. His greatest success with the national team was finishing second at the 2014 World Cup.

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