Best Answer

Leo Messi was poor as a child. He is short because he had a growing problem and his parents could not afford it. when he was scouted by Barcelona at the age of 13, the Barcelona's academy paid for all his medication.

User Avatar

Wiki User

12y ago
This answer is:
User Avatar

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: Was Lionel messi poor or rich as a child?
Write your answer...
Still have questions?
magnify glass