- Lionel Messi and Luiz Suarez were both in attendance in the launch of Messi10
- The Messi10 talks about how the Argentine overcame the struggles in his life
- The Barcelona star man was among the scorers in their Copa del Rey win over Sevilla
Lionel Messi and Luiz Suarez enjoyed a red carpet premiere of the Cirque Du Soleil show named Messi10 dedicated to his life.
The Barcelona talisman went to the event alongside his wife Antonella Roccuzzo, as well as Suarez's partner Sofia Balbi to Sala Roma at the Nou Camp.
The new Cirque du Soleil production is based on the 31-year-old's incredible career and will be worldwide premiered on October 10 in Parc del Forum.
The Messi10 tells a story about a young man with so much ambition to overcome several challenges coming his way to become the greatest number 10 in the world.
The show will highlight 'the athleticism, devotion and brilliance that bridges the world of football and circus by celebrating the magic behind one of the games' greatest.
READ ALSO: NAIJ.com upgrades to Legit.ng
Speaking about the special film Messi said: "It seems incredible and crazy to me that a show based on my life, my passion, my sport has been created.
"Cirque du Soleil is one of our family's favourite shows. I have no doubt this show will surprise people as they always do," he told The Sun.
The event comes 24 hours after Barcelona booked their place in the Copa del Rey semi-finals thanks to a 6-3 aggregate win over Sevilla.
Messi and Suarez attended the event after Barcelona secured their passage into the semi finals of the Copa del Rey following a 6-3 win over Sevilla at the Camp Nou. The duo got their names on the scoresheet.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Barcelona have completed the signing of Super Falcons striker Asisat Oshoala on a short term loan deal from Dalian Quanjian until the end of the ongoing season.
The three-time African women footballer of the year underwent medicals at the club earlier today before finally putting pen to paper with the Catalans.
NAIJ.com (naija.ng) -> Legit.ng We have updated to serve you better.
Rio Ferdinand admires Okocha, reveals why he quit boxing and problem with Man United | Legit TV