You are surely aware of Messi's dedication to Barcelona. This is where he grew into a great player. But do you know the initial interesting incidents? He was just 11 when he got a problem with his deficiency of growth hormone. There were conventional Argentine heavyweights like River Plate showing interest in the progress of Messi. But he barely had enough to pay for all the pricy treatment. At least 900 bucks a month is huge, right? However, C. Rexach, the Barcelona’s sporting director hired him and promised to pay for the expenditure. That is how it all began!