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15th Oct 2017

Lionel Messi’s wife confirms she is expecting the couple’s third child


Orlaith Condon

Congratulations are in order for the pair.

Lionel Messi’s wife Antonella Roccuzzo confirmed the news that she is pregnant with the pair’s third child on Instagram today.

The mum shared a sweet picture alongside her husband and two children as they rubbed her tummy with a caption that read:

“Familia de 5 #blessed.”

Familia de 5❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️ #blessed

A post shared by AntoRoccuzzo88 (@antoroccuzzo88) on

Yes, the pair’s son’s four-year-old Thiago and two-year-old Mateo are set to welcome a younger sibling in the coming months.

Lionel has been with Antonella since 2008 and the pair were married earlier this year in their hometown of Rosario.

Their eldest son Thiago was born in 2012 with the family welcoming Mateo in September of 2015.