Friday, January 19, 2024

“Messi’s World Cup: The Rise of a Legend”

“Messi’s World Cup: The Rise of a Legend” is a new 4-part sports documentary series, chronicling Lionel Messi’s soccer football legacy, streaming February 21, 2024 on AppleTV+:

“…the ‘docuseries’ highlights the story of the planet’s top living athlete, his loyal supporters across Argentina and those who made the pilgrimage across the globe to witness his epic ‘World Cup’ win. 

“The series also features the most personal interviews to date with Messi, alongside conversations with teammates, coaches, competitors, devout fans and commentators testifying to the incredible influence and impact he has on a nation and world stage. 

“Explore the grace, fortitude and willpower Messi has exhibited throughout his career from his first match with the Argentina national football team to carrying the weight of a country on his shoulders through several elusive World Cup wins, leading to his early retirement in 2016 and, ultimately, hid comeback to become a ‘FIFA World Cup champion.”

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