Video: Lionel Messi completes historic transfer
Published 17:21 24/11/11 By Football Spy
Lionel Messi today completed an historic transfer.
The Argentinean, widely considered to be the best footballer in the world, has signed up to be the global face of EA Sports video game FIFA Street and subsequent FIFA titles.
The move marks the end of the Barcelona star's long association with rival gaming series Pro Evolution Soccer.
"I want to be part of the team behind the best sports football game in the world and be associated with the great EA Sports name," said Messi.
"EA Sports is a brand that shares my values of creativity, excellence and social responsibility."
FIFA Street will hit consoles in March 2012. Watch the trailer below...