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Messi: from the playground to the pitch

Messi: from the playground to the pitch

Oldfield, Matt, author; Oldfield, Tom, author

Lionel Messi is a legend - Barcelona's star player and the world's best footballer. But when was young, he was so small that his friends called him 'Little Leo' and coaches worried he wasn't big enough. Yet through bravery, talent and hard work, he proved them wrong. Messi tells the magical story of how the tiniest boy in South America grew up to become the greatest player on earth

Paperback, Book. English. General. Biographical fiction. Fiction 7+. Children's stories.
Limited international edition.
Published London: Dino, 2018
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Statement of responsibility: Matt and Tom Oldfield
ISBN: 1786069318, 9781786069313
Intended audience: 8+. Juvenile.
Note: Originally published: 2017.
Physical Description: 173 pages : illustration (black and white) ; 20 cm.
Series: Ultimate football heroes
Subject: Messi, Lionel, 1987- Juvenile fiction.; Soccer players Argentina Juvenile fiction.
Series Title: Ultimate football heroes.