The GOAT of football, Lionel Messi is a legend in the sporting world. The Argentina star on Saturday scored in the 64th minute to register the first win for his team.
With his tremendous goal, he kept his team’s FIFA World Cup knockout stage qualification on course with a 2-0 win over Mexico at Lusail Stadium in Qatar.
Meanwhile, a picture of his customised golden boots has gone viral on social media. There are many interesting and special things about golden boots.
The picture was shared by the official handle of the Champions League. They took to Instagram to share the picture and captioned it as, "Messi's World Cup boots."
After being shared online, the post has gone viral and amassed over 10 lakh likes. Social media users flooded the comment section with interesting comments.
A user wrote, “Made for a legend,” while another wrote, “Literally, got his sons' birthdates pls crying.”
Similarly, a user wrote, “Leo I'm still looking forward to seeing you tie your boots today,” while another user wrote, “Today we're gonna win! And the man with those boots will score!”
The most special thing about the pair of specially customised golden boots is that they have the birth dates of his sons. The right boot has details of his first two sons- Thiago and Mateo.
It reads "Thiago 02 11 12 and Mateo 11 09 15", signifying the birth date of Thiago as November 2, 2012 and Mateo's date of birth as September 11, 2015.
Similarly, the left boot mentions the date of birth of his youngest boy, Ciro, who was born on March 10, 2018. This Apart, it also has a shortened version of his beautiful wife Antonella's name as 'Anto'.
The Argentina star also has a "10" on the back of both boots. There is an Adidas logo on the left and to the right is the logo of his own personal brand.