Ballon d'Or 2019: Messi's Mother, Celia Cuccittini Reveals She Didn't Expect Her Son To Win

8 months ago by: Adegbenga Ayinla
-- (m) at 4-12-2019 04:26PM

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Celia Cuccittini, Lionel Messi’s mother has expressed her happiness and claimed she was surprised her son won the Ballon d’Or on Monday.
During an interview for the programme ‘El Espectador’, Celia spoke about her son’s latest achievement.
“I am very happy. We were not expecting this.
“We thought the fifth had been the last. Honestly, this was a beautiful surprise. He (Messi) did not expect it either.
“I do not know if he found out minutes before, I do not know, but we did not know anything,”
Celia said.

-- ficull Online (m) at 4-12-2019 08:36PM
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We don’t expect it either. He definitely doesn’t deserve that award this time around.