June 8, 2024Aryan Suraj Chadha

Lionel Messi credits visiting a psychologist for his positive football experience

Lionel Messi revealed that he saw a psychologist for a period while at Barcelona, acknowledging that he was initially hesitant.

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Despite his immense success on the field, Messi faced challenging moments during his time at Barcelona, including notable victories and heartbreaking defeat.

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The Argentine star's association with Barcelona was extensive, spanning 17 seasons with 778 appearances, 672 goals, and 303 assists.

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Messi mentioned that talking to a psychologist was beneficial and something he initially resisted, highlighting the positive impact it had on him.

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Explaining his initial reluctance, Messi shared that his wife had encouraged him multiple times to seek professional help to manage stress and difficult times.

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