Lionel Messi Welcomes Baby Son Thiago

Lionel Messi is a daddy!

The soccer superstar and his girlfriend Antonella Roccuzzo welcomed baby boy, Thiago on Friday.

“Today I am the happiest man in the world, my son was born and thanks to God for this gift! Thanks to my family for the support! A hug to everyone,” an overjoyed, Messi wrote on his Facebook page.

The birth of his son was not the only thing he had to celebrate this week. On Saturday, the Barcelona player scored his 300th career goal against Celta Vigo.