Argentina, July 1: Finally after a long relation, Argentina’s star footballer Lionel Messi tied A knot with Antonella Roccuzzo, in the star-studded “the wedding of the century”.
According to the Mirror, Messi, 30, married his childhood girlfriend at Argentina’s most lavish venue City Center Rosario complex.In the auspicious occasion, more than 250 guests including football bigwigs like Xavi Hernandez, Carles Puyol, Cesc Fabregas and Sergio Aguero made their appearance, to celebrate the wedding of Barcelona superstar to the mother of his two children.More than 400 policemen were pressed into duty for the ceremony.
After the ceremony, the newly wedded couple posed for their fans.
The Messi’s betterhalf wore an elegant mermaid-style gown, designed by Rosa Clara, for the ceremony. The designer also dressed the bride’s mother and sisters and several of the wedding guests.Barcelona star Gerard Pique and Shakira were also present at the ceremony. Earlier, there were reports that the couple might give the wedding a miss.The menu at the event had a sushi station and included empanadas, traditional sweetbreads and blood sausage.
The guests were staying at the 188-room Pullman Hotel inside the complex.
The entire area was closed off to the public for the duration of the wedding.