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ENG 107 Paper #4 Best soccer player in the world right now One of the questions that every soccer fans in the world are often asked is, who is the best soccer player in the world right now? For me, I pick an Argentine footballer Lionel Andrés Messi, who known as the next Diego Maradona. A lot of soccer fans may disagree and say, Cristiano Ronaldo is the best soccer player in the world right now. He is explosive, pacey and astonishingly prolific goal scorer for a winger. He also specializes in long-range free kicks and shows the ability to shoot and score from anywhere. In the following paragraphs, I will show you a few points that why I pick Lionel Messi as the best soccer player in the world right now. Lionel Andrés Messi currently plays for FC Barcelona and Argentina national team as a winger or forward. He was born on June 24, 1987 in Argentina. At the age of five, Messi started playing soccer for a local club call Grandoli, and in 1995 he switched to a club in his hometown call Newell’s Old Boy. Three year later, he was diagnosed with a growth hormone deficiency, which is a medical condition that his body does not produce enough growth hormone; this will cause slower muscular development and affect the height of Messi. In order to pay for the treatment for Messi’s condition, it will cost about $900 a month. At that moment, Messi’s family did not have that huge amount of money to pay for the medical treatment and lucky the sport director of FC Barcelona had been made aware of Messi’s talent and offered him a trail. After watching Messi playing, Barcelona was willing to sign him and pay for his medical treatment, if he was willing to move to Spain. Of course, Messi had
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