Messi ia one of the most humble, kind and down to earth person that you will ever come across.
After match against Iceland a reporter gave Messi a ribbon which his mother gave him for good luck. The reporter gave that to Messi for his world cup campaign, Messi willingly took it.
After the match against Nigeria which Argentina won and qualified for the round of 16. The reporter met Messi and asked him if you remember my mother had given you a ribbon, Messi said have a look at showed his legs where he had worn the ribbon. Who would have expected that Messi actually would have wore that.
What a gem of a person he is. A true inspiration, a role model a perfect gentleman.
Watch the video here.