To celebrate his 28th birthday, FC Barcelona today released previously unseen footage of Lionel Messi at the age of 14 whilst he was still at La Masia. Even at 14 years of age, it's evident that Barcelona had a very special player in their ranks. Little did we know, Messi would develop into one of the best players the world has ever seen. Most of the Messi footage over the last few years has been viewed over and over again, so make the most of this! If that wasn't enough to satisfy your Messi cravings, here are our top 10 unknown facts about Lionel Messi.
Unseen Footage of Lionel Messi at 14 years old