Lionel Messi's Brother Tweets Picture of Barcelona Star with Lots of Trophies

Mark PattersonUK Staff WriterNovember 14, 2013

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND - JANUARY 07:  Lionel Messi of Argentina holds the trophy after winning the FIFA Ballon d'Or for a fourth consecutive time during the FIFA Ballon d'Or Gala 2013 at Congress House on January 7, 2013 in Zurich, Switzerland.  (Photo by Harold Cunningham/Getty Images)
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Lionel Messi has been the subject of discussion in recent weeks after (relatively) poor form and now an injury which looks set to rule him out of action for up to two months.

But the Argentine got a boost from his brother on Twitter as he dug out a picture of the forward seemingly going through his cupboard and unearthing an extraordinary number of trophies:

Esta era la foto!!Que la disfruten,en especial a los q hablan!!Ah y falta una bota de oro!!Saludos!!

— matias messi (@_MatiasMessi) November 14, 2013

Translation from the Spanish: "This was the photo! Enjoy it, particularly those who are talking. Ah, and there's a Golden Shoe missing! Greetings!"

So there you have it. Is all well in Messi's world? It looks that way—at least, it will be once he can track down that third Golden Shoe...