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Merry Christmas from the Messi family

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It was simple and classy as Lionel Messi and his family wished the fans and footballing world a “Merry Christmas.”

So many of football’s superstars post pictures of themselves jetting off around the world, or extravagant gifts.

Vacations in the sun, fancy cars, diamonds designer gifts are commonplace among the footballing superstars at Christmas time.

However, perhaps the greatest footballer of them all has a little more class.

Barcelona and Argentina superstar, or as some refer to him quite simply as the GOAT, shares his holiday snaps in the most simplistic way of all.

The Messi family shared a simple family photo with the rest of the world and his adoring fans.

According to Sport, the picture was complemented with a simple message.

It read:

 “We wish you a Christmas filled with light and love. Merry Christmas.”