Soccer star Lionel Messi living the sweet life

Updated: April 9, 2010, 11:10 AM ET
By Maria Burns Ortiz

Barcelona striker Lionel Messi has left plenty of opponents with the bitter taste of defeat. But soon, no matter what club you root for, you'll be able to savor one of Messi's goals. (Which apparently taste a little like dulce de leche.)

The 22-year-old reigning FIFA player of the year is the inspiration for a forthcoming dessert at upscale restaurant Celler de Can Roca in Girona, Spain, according to Spanish news service EFE. Chef Jordi Roca has spent the past six months trying to ...

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