“There is no pressure when you are making a dream come true.”
“I want to help the Brazilian National Team the best way possible, whether is with goals, assists, or even a slide tackles, whatever.”
“Our objective is always to win. Every day, every game, and every competition.”
“There weren’t many options growing up, so I would wear whatever possible. I once saw a little boy wearing Jordan sneakers in a movie and that made me dream.”
“I’ve always had the greatest respect for and listened to both my father and my mother. I’ve always tried to follow my parents’ advice because these are people who want the best for me.”
“It is very simple, Messi is the best in the world, and if you give him a little bit of space, he can do whatever he wants.”
“I have both Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo as my idols. If I can take a little of each player’s game and make it my own, I would be very happy.”
“Playing by the side of the best of the world is always good. Things get easier.”
“I was never motivated by money. I think above all else about the happiness of my family, regardless of money.”
“Everything in my life has happened very early. Personally and professionally. I’m always learning: I have to.”
“I have to enjoy every moment.”
“The acknowledgment comes naturally for those who deserve it.”
“This moment, which we are living right now will pass too. We have to enjoy, enjoy all that we can.”
“I’m a bit sad because I’m leaving my cherished team in a city where I grew up and where I played for nine years in Santos. But I’m even happier to be facing a new challenge and for making a dream come true.”
“It was a huge thrill, to step on a pitch of a championship like the World Cup, is a sensation that – you know, passes everything in your head.”
“Everyone has a right to rest so as not to injure themselves.”
“I just want to be better every day, to get better every day, not to be better than anyone else.”
“I’m a guy who doesn’t like to be alone, and the joy that my friends pass me, with them being always by my side, is gigantic.”
“What I think about is my happiness, together with my family. I want us to be happy.”
“I like to watch good football so I like to watch good players.”
“The secret is to believe in your dreams; in your potential that you can be like your star, keep searching, keep believing and don’t lose faith in yourself.”
“I like boots that are comfortable. Better for fit and touch as well.”
“My father has been by my side since I was little. He takes care of things, my finances, and my family.”
“Having a child is an experience that teaches a person how important to prioritize the happiness of another person. Whatever you do, even whatever you are, is an example for him. In fact, that little being who depends on you so much, makes you also to have a huge dependence on him.”
“There are players that try to imitate others, but at free-kick time it is a personal thing. Every person has their own technique and routine when they stand over the ball and I have mine, I am not trying to copy anyone.”
“Winning the Ballon d’Or is the consequence of your work.”
I prefer that Argentina wins the World Cup. Messi deserves it for all he has done in football. He’s my friend, I wish him the best
I don’t even know who Joey Barton is.
I think that Instagram suits me. People know I like to use it all the time.
Barca is more than a club and a great team and I want to contribute to Messi staying the best for many years.
Now I’m more behaved, I think it’s age, you get older, more responsible, more quiet. But if I would want to dye my hair, for example red or blue, be sure that I’ll dye it!
I have never been concerned about winning the Ballon d’Or or being the best player in the world. The best player is already here and that’s Messi. And now I can see him from close up and help him.
My foot, for a football player, is very beautiful!
All that matters is to help the team.
I’m not a spiteful man, never been. I always forgive. The final decision isn’t mine, but God’s. God knows what He does.
Individually, I always want to give the most.
Life only makes sense when our highest ideal is to serve Christ!
“No one can compare to Ronaldinho. I remember his play, his dribbles. I remember him winning every title at the Camp Nou. He made history at Barca, he made history with Brazil and he’s still making history.”