Argentina outfit, Newell’s FC, where football demi-god Messi played at youth
level before joining Barcelona have snapped up infant Thiago as a
Baby Thiago, who was signed by his grandfather, is eight years younger than when his old man joined them in 1995.
The tot was born on November 2 which is one part of a bizarre riddle involving the current two best players in the world.
Real Madrid ace Cristiano Ronaldo is 869 days older than his great rival Messi.
But astonishingly, Ronaldo’s son — Cristiano Ronaldo Junior — is ALSO 869 days older than Messi’s lad.
Goal-getter Messi smashed another record last night as he reached 76 goals for
the year after a brace in Barca’s 4-2 win at Mallorca — surpassing
Pele’s previous record of 75.