Lionel Messi and Partner Antonella Expecting 2nd Child

Sean Fay@@Sean_FayUK Staff WriterApril 30, 2015

BARCELONA, SPAIN - SEPTEMBER 24:  Antonella Roccuzzo and Lionel Messi of FC Barcelona hold their son Thiago Messi  prior to the La Liga match between FC Barcelona and Real Sociedad de Futbol at Camp Nou on September 24, 2013 in Barcelona, Spain.  (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)
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Look out, world. It looks there is another little Messi on the way.

According to reports in Argentina, picked up on by the Mirror, Barcelona star Lionel Messi and his partner, Antonella Roccuzzo, are expecting their second child. 

Citing Argentinian newspaper Clarin, the Mirror says Messi and Roccuzzo know they will be having a boy and have decided to name him Benjamin.

In November 2012, they had their first child, also a boy, named Thiago.

Update: Thursday 1:45 p.m.

Messi later confirmed the news with an Instagram post: 



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