Lionel Messi’s Argentine main town is planning to welcome hundreds of footballing and showbiz superstars when the Five-time Ballon d’Or winner ties the knot with his childhood sweetheart Antonella Roccuzzo this month in what will be Latin America’s wedding of the decade.
Media powerhouse, such as Rosario daily newspaper La Capital likewise expect other present and former Barcelona stars, for example, Neymar, Cesc Fabregas, Luis Suarez and Xavi Hernandez to be among the invitees.
The Barcelona forward’s representative affirmed in an announcement that the couple will marry in Rosario on June 30, seven days after Messi’s 30th birthday celebration.
The list if people to attend, setting and the party details are subtle subjects of a twirl of bits of gossip.
Sources in the city’s cathedral reached by AFP denied reports that Messi and Roccuzzo would have religious wedding functions at the church.
The couple still has loved ones in this northern city, where Messi found his adoration for football – and of his brunette future lady of the hour. It is likewise where their two youngsters were purified ( Baptised) – Thiago, 4 and one-year-old Mateo, both conceived in Barcelona.
A few media anticipated 600 visitors, but La Capital said close to 250 were expected, including 21 Barcelona players. A source in the city revealed to AFP it was considering about safety measures for the horde of significant football stars coming by.
“Messi always moves around naturally in the city, but we have to gauge the implications of the arrival of world football stars in Rosario,” the source said.
National daily paper Clarin said Argentine artist Karina, spouse of Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero, will be a visitor and was also contracted to sing at the wedding.
In a nation where football and legislative issues are firmly connected, the wedding organiser is accounted to be Barbara Diez,â the spouse of a nearby ally of President Mauricio Macri.
La Capital said the lady of the hour would wear a dress by Spanish architect Rosa Clara, Somewhere in the range of 20 beauticians will be contracted for the visitors, it revealed.
As wedding blessings, the couple has apparently requested gifts to the player’s kids’ charity, the Leo Messi Foundation.
Shakira as of late denied bits of gossip that she would miss the wedding because of a fight with Roccuzzo.
“On the off chance that I can go to herÂ wedding, we will go, on the grounds that Gerard and Leo have been friends since they were nearly nothing,” she said in an interview on Argentina program Telenoche.