.0pt; line-height: 115%; font-family: "Times New Roman","serif";">“No. Please, I am not the king of the world now nor

the number one. I do not believe in all those things. I am the same person as

always and I have the good fortune to play in a great team,” said FIFA World Player

of the Year 2009, Lionel Messi of Argentina.

.0pt; line-height: 115%; font-family: "Times New Roman","serif";">I appreciate the simplicity and down to earth

attitude of the top player of the world who was seating on the top of the world

last night at Zurich.

.0pt; line-height: 115%; font-family: "Times New Roman","serif";">Believing in a team and appreciating team is a rock-climbing

task. To be a champion and to confirm that he is a part of a champion team is a

master’s lesson.

.0pt; line-height: 115%; font-family: "Times New Roman","serif";">We are not able to digest success and sustain

success. Most of the people, I have found that they fumble after becoming a successful

person. Most of the time, they forget their team and people around them. Messi

also committed that he is feeling proud of becoming a part of the TEAM. He

wants to give best to his team.

Leadership is always “WE” and “TEAM.”

.0pt; line-height: 115%; font-family: "Times New Roman","serif";">Lionel Messi knows the rule of the game though he

has never gone to a management or business school but he knows the lessons of


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