Ahmadi, who was given the honour of bringing the match ball out onto the pitch before the match, seized the opportunity to steal another impromptu meeting with his hero. Beauty Antonella Roccuzzo made it … Published 5:48 PM, Friday October 09 2020 GMT+1. The clear stand out player on the list is Timo Werner. May or may not do a decent impression of Jamie Carragher. The world's most famous footballer enjoyed a kickabout with a schoolboy from Kent on a Caribbean beach holiday. Lionel Messi predicted 10 wonderkids who would take the world by storm back in 2015. He opened his account in the Carabao Cup against Tottenham Hotspur last month but is yet to net in the Premier League. Richard Forrester; 3 Dec … Daniel is a freelance journalist for SPORTbible and he has previous experience with Manchester United.

Anna O'Neill, from Canterbury, filmed her son Mackenzie playing football with Barcelona and Argentina legend Lionel Messi and his son, Thiago. 168.4m Followers, 232 Following, 633 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Leo Messi (@leomessi) Messi also produced a second season of the series in 2016, with nobody coming close to Werner. pic.twitter.com/m6XFljta80. Lionel Messi … How does it work and what is its role in the 2020 US election? An Afghan boy who became an internet sensation after wearing a number ten shirt made out of a plastic bag has finally met his hero. NOW: Columbus Crew), Accursio Bentivegna - (THEN: Como/Palermo & Italy. Barcelona were in Qatar to play a friendly against Saudi Arabian Al Ahli on Tuesday evening. The video has been de-listed on YouTube, but the list of players makes for interesting viewing. NOW: Juve Stabia), Aleksei Miranchuk (THEN: Lokomotiv Moscow & Russia. How his first 100 days could look. 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Why are Manchester United so bad at home and how did Arsenal get the better of them tactically? Now Ahmad has come face-to-face with the four-time Ballon d'Or winner in a heartwarming meeting in Doha, Qatar. "He looked happy to see me playing with his son and some other boys. You need to be a subscriber to join the conversation. Kenedy - (THEN: Chelsea & Brazil. We rely on advertising to help fund our award-winning journalism. Check out the full list of ten below, including the clubs they played for then and now. 4.5m Followers, 763 Following, 2,112 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from JJ Lin (@jjlin) Find out more, The Telegraph values your comments but kindly requests all posts are on topic, constructive and respectful. While other names on the list haven't seen their career kick on as predicted. He now plays for Salford City in League Two, where he has made two appearances this season. What happens if Joe Biden wins the 2020 US Election? Lionel Messi predicted 10 wonderkids who would take the world by storm back in 2015. Featured Image Credit: PA Images & Footy Renders, Topics: Football News, Football, Lionel Messi, Timo Werner, Legends, list. Follow on Instagram Follow on LinkedIn Football latest 06 … "I'm not a football fan at all, so when Mackenzie said, 'oh my god, mum, Messi is on the beach', I was just like, 'who? The guy whose pic wearing a Messi shirt made of plastic went viral.He met Messi today. "The image the world wanted to see," tweeted Qatar's 2022 World Cup organisers, who brought the pair together. Ahmad professed his adoration for the Barcelona star in quotes released by AFP when his story first emerged in January this year. He has spoken to some of the biggest names in sport including Rio Ferdinand, Peter Crouch, WWE COO Triple H and current WWE champion Drew McIntyre. This video content is no longer available, To watch The Telegraph's latest video content please visit, You need to be a subscriber to join the conversation. LIONEL Messi’s stunning wife shows the Barcelona star is not her only passion as she works up a sweat with this astonishing gym display. The child and his family now live in  Quetta, Pakistan, after fleeing their home in Taliban controlled Afghanistan. Thiago, along with Messi's middle child Mateo, are taking an active interest in the game and regularly turn up to watch him training according to the six-time Ballon d'Or winner. Ms O'Neill, 41, said she had been looking after her 14-month-old toddler in her room at a private Caribbean resort when her son rushed back to tell her the footballer was on the beach.

Last updated 2:02 PM, Monday October 12 2020 GMT+1. After messaging her brother and searching Messi's name on Google, Ms O'Neill headed to the beach to see the Argentinian with her son and the other children, where they had been playing for around half an hour. "He was a really nice guy," Mackenzie, 11, said. A few notable names in 2016 include Patrick Roberts, Kasper Dolberg and Jean-Kevin Augustin. "They're just a very normal family. We urge you to turn off your ad blocker for The Telegraph website so that you can continue to access our quality content in the future. After placing the ball on the centre circle Ahmadi ignores the referee's attempts to escort him for the pitch before running over to Lionel Messi on the edge of the semi circle. Predict the winner. NOW: Salford City), Timo Werner - (THEN: Stuggart & Germany. More Like This 1 of 6 Manchester United Fan Wants Steven Gerrard To Replace Ole Gunnar Solskjaer As Manager, Reports Say Russia Is In The Frame To Host Delayed Euro 2020 Outright, Werner has gone on to become one of the world's deadliest strikers. Lionel Messi Tipped Ten Wonderkids To Become Stars In 2015: Where Are They Now? Find out more, The Telegraph values your comments but kindly requests all posts are on topic, constructive and respectful. James Wilson was on the books at Manchester United and scored two goals on his debut in 2014. JJ (KID MESSI) : https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCoFuB3MukSlhS6NSauRcOGw YES GUYS! Daniel Marland in Football. What Happened To The 25 Wonderkids Called 'The Next Lionel Messi' Back In 2010. "It was such a sweet experience," Ms O'Neill said. Read our community guidelines in full, The latest offers and discount codes from popular brands on Telegraph Voucher Codes, Murtaza Ahmadi poses for a picture with the Barcelona team, Images of Murtaza Ahmad were shared on social media. Video: Murtaza Ahmadi not wanting to leave Messi #fcblive [via @nuevaeracule] pic.twitter.com/Ly4THInZPG. WELCOME BACK! NOW: Nice on loan), @media (max-width:767px){.css-4n1las{display:none;}}More Like This@media (min-width:768px){.css-1s8mc50{display:none;}}More Like This, Khiry Shelton (THEN: New York City & USA. “I love Messi, he plays well, the shirt was made by my brother and I liked it very much,” he said after being tracked down by the AFP news agency. NOW: Lyon and Ivory Coast), Jeremie Boga - (THEN: Chelsea & France. NOW: Granada on loan), Maxwel Cornet - (THEN: Lyon and France. '," she said. “We do not have a football playground near our house, and the only ball I have is punctured. internet sensation after wearing a number ten shirt made out of a plastic bag has finally met his hero. Ahmadi's once in a lifetime experience was finally cut short when the referee picked the six-year-old up and carried him off the pitch. MPs urge Premier League to make matches free-to-air during second coronavirus lockdown, 'He has exactly three proper knocks on the foot' — Criticism of Mohamed Salah is unfair, insists Jurgen Klopp.

“I want to be like Messi, when I grow up.”. US presidential election: what happens if the result is too close to call? "I know it's terrible but I just thought, 'oh here we go, another footballer', but a million percent he's just interested in his family and it was really humbling. What do you make of Messi's choices for top wonderkids?