Lionel Messi has got yet another reason to celebrate as he has just gotten his own personal theme park constructed in China
The Argentine and Barcelona striker’s personal theme park is being developed in Nanjing in China and is due to be opened to the public in the summer of 2019.
The theme park will provide over 20 different attractions in a space that is well over 500,000 square feet capacity in its indoor capacity and over 130,000 square feet that will cater for outdoor activities.
The Lionel Messi park will make use of virtual reality and augmented technology to provide clinics for training, entertaining activities and full-screen displays of the highlights of his amazing career for both Barcelona and Argentina.
The project is aimed at rivalling Disneyland as the company behind the project are aiming for the Messi Park Experience to provide visitors with an amazing experience that will enable them to immerse themselves in all the things that have made Messi a famous footballer. Using the top range technology to make it all happen and also provide the best multimedia and advanced content attraction that every fan of the footballer will love.
Endorsed By Lionel Messi
Lionel Messi has already endorsed the park as he was at the location where it is being built during his 4-day visit to China during his Asian tour.
He said” I do hope that I can offer visitors a unique experience that they have never felt before and inspire the little ones to start playing football early. I do hope that they will feel like I’m right there with them when they visit the park”.
This would be the first football-themed park that will be built specifically for a football player and it is yet another first for Lionel Messi, who is unarguably one of the best players of this generation.