Local Make-A-Wish recipient to meet soccer legend Messi

Posted at 9:22 PM, Jul 18, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-18 22:22:53-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — A Hendersonville child will get to meet the most famous soccer player in the world.

Colby received the surprise news that he will get to meet Lionel Messi at a Make-A-Wish Middle TN celebration held Thursday night.

Colby's wish was to meet Argentine and Barcelona forward Lionel Messi.

Nashville SC players Taylor Washington and Connor Sparrow helped reveal the surprise to Colby at Make-A-Wish's new office space on Hill Ave. in Nashville.