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Sebastián Fest & Alexandre Julliard
Neither a King Nor a God. Lionel Messi

(Ni rey ni D10s. Lionel Messi)

Commercial Non-Fiction / Sports

  • Published: 01/12/2013
  • ISBN: 9789500746120
  • 320 pages

Sebastián Fest and Alexandre Julliard have written a unique biography revealing unknown facts and curiosities of the star of modern soccer—Lionel Messi. The authors travelled all around the world and talked to his family, team mates, coaches, trainers, former agents and doctors. This book analyses the many reasons that make Messi a unique player.

About the author

Sebastián Fest is the author of Enredados (2009), a book on the misfortune of the Argentinean Team at the Davis Cup and Ni rey ni d10s. Lionel Messi.


Alexandre Juillard is also the author of a biography of Diego Maradona (Maradona, Hugo & Cie, Paris, 2010).

Rights sold

  • Italy : Mondadori
  • France : Jean-Claude Gawsewitch
  • Hungary : Gabo