Lionel Messi plays for Barcelona football club and Argentina national team. He is an all time Barcelona’s top scorer with 371 goals at only 26 years since joining the club in 2000 and making a debut for the first team in 2003. He is also the youngest player in La Liga to have reached 200 goal mark.
Lionel is the only player who has won Ballon d’OR four consecutive teams from 2009 to 2012. You should also note that apart from this prestigious world award, he has also won other awards including La Liga, Copas del Rey, Uefa Champions league and club world cup with Barcelona.
Then why should you pick Messi in your fantasy soccer team? First he is a fantastic and fast dribbler whose legs seem magnetic with the ball. That means he does not lose possession of the ball easily. Furthermore, he is able to manoeuvre in between defenders at high speeds while dribbling. Secondly, he is a greater and accurate passer who is very lethal from the midfield and even from the flanks.
He is also very stable with the ball even when running at high speeds as well as a great goal scorer with unmatchable goal scoring skills. On the other hand, he is a lethal free kick taker in front of the goal! Don’t you want a player of such calibre in your fantasy soccer team? Lastly, he can play as an attacking midfielder, a striker and even a left winger. Therefore, choose and make him a part of your fantasy soccer team. We give Messi a 5/5 rating.