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The Six Stars Messi Said His Son 'Really Likes'

We've heard how Cristiano Ronaldo's son enjoys watching Lionel Messi, and earlier this year the Argentine revealed which six players his eldest son Thiago "really likes". Did the Juventus superstar make the list?

Click through the gallery above to see six players Messi's son Thiago likes!

Thiago, who was born in 2012, is the eldest of the FC Barcelona captain's three sons, with brothers Mateo and Ciro being born in 2015 and 2018, respectively.

As they grow older, they are becoming more interested in football, as their famous father told Mundo Deportivo in an exclusive interview earlier this year.

"The two older ones are showing more dedication to the ball, Thiago and Mateo are the ones that understand the most," he said.

"They come to the pitch and training sessions, and are usually close to me."

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Messi also revealed which players Thiago cannot stop talking about, naming three of his current teammates as well longstanding rival Ronaldo, Kylian Mbappe and Neymar.

"He talks a lot about Luis (Suarez), with whom we have the best relationship, about (Antoine) Griezmann and Arturo (Vidal) since the first day because of his hair and all that," the 32-year-old explained.

"Also about people from outside of Spain, (Kylian) Mbappe, Cristiano (Ronaldo), Neymar. Yeah, Thiago knows them all, he asks questions and likes them a lot."

Read: 11 Stars Who Left Barca Because Of Messi

Ronaldo's son Cristiano Jr. met Messi at the 2015 Ballon d'Or gala, with his famous father revealing soon after that the youngster is a fan of the Barcelona talisman.

Do you think one of Messi's sons could follow in their famous father's footsteps? Have your say in the comments section below.

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