Lionel Messi is an international football player. He played for Argentine. Lionel’s real name is Lionel Andres Messi and he was born in 1987 in June month. In the Primera division, he played for FC Barcelona.
Lionel Messi appeared in Argentina’s national team. He is famous in the media as "New Maradona". Messi gets this title from "Diego Maradona" publicly.
Messi is also known as "Leo Messi". He is a great Argentine player who holds the title of FIFA(Fédération Internationale de Football Association) world player 5 times in the year 2009 to 2015.
|Full Name||Lionel Andrés Messi|
|Nick Name||Leo, Atomic Flea, La Pulga, La Pulga Atomica, Messidona|
Lionel Messi is Rosario, Argentina born in 24th June, 1987. He used to play soccer with his elder brothers along with their friends who are very much older than Messi.
Messi joined the youth system of Newell's Old Boys (Rosario-based club) at the very early of 8 years. Messi’s body didn’t grow in a normal way, he looks smaller than kids of his age, and doctors diagnosed that he is suffering from a hormone deficiency that stopped or restricted his normal growth of the body.
Lionel Messi’s parents (Jorge and Ceclia) give nightly growth hormone injections to Messi which cost several hundred dollars. So, Messi was appointed as a trainer of the soccer powerhouse FC Barcelona's youth academy, and by this he was able to manage his medical expense by this. His family makes a new home in Spain.
Messi moved quickly through the junior system ranks. He has a short stature with amazing speed and attacking style that is a comparison with Diego Maradona (Argentinian footballer).
|Real Name||Lionel Messi|
|Date Of Birth||24 June 1987|
|Age||36 Years (as in 2023)|
|Birth Place||Rosario, Argentina|
|School||Barcelona's youth academy, La Masia|
|College||Lionel did not attend college|
|Father||Jorge Horácio Messi (Steel Factory Worker)|
|Mother||Celia María Cuccittini|
|Siblings||Brother: Rodrigo Messi (Messi's business manager), Matías Messi (Manager of Messi's professional brands)(all elder)
Sister: Maria Sol Messi (Social Media Influencer)(Younger)
|Wife/Spouse||Antonella Roccuzzo (Model and Dietician)|
|Children||Son: Thiago Messi Roccuzzo, Mateo Messi Roccuzzo, Ciro Messi Roccuzzo
|Hobbies||Playing Video Games, Listening to Music|
|Height|| 170 cm (in centimeters)
1.70 m (in meters)
5’7” ( in feet & inches)
|Weight|| 67 kg (in kilograms)
147 lbs (in pounds)
|Physical Appearance|| Chest: 40 Inches
Waist: 30 Inches
Biceps: 14 inches
|International||17 August, 2005 for Argentina against Hungary|
|Club||16 October, 2004 for FC Barcelona against Espanyol|
Lionel Messi has dual citizenship (Argentine and Spanish) hence he had an opportunity to play for both countries. Messi chooses his motherland (Argentina) and declines the proposal from Spanish National Team.
Messi played in World Youth Championship in the year 2015 in which he played a wonderful game and in the finale he score many goals against the country Nigeria. Messi played the game very well so the Argentine won that Championship but not for the first time. Argentine won the same game for the 5th time because of Messi and he got the Golden Ball Awards because he hit 6 goals in the tournament.
Messi made his debut under Jose Pekermen for Argentine against Hungary in the year 2005 on 17th August, He was just 18 years old at the time of his Argentine Debut. Lionel Messi made his world cup level debut with Argentine against Serbia and Montenegro. He was the youngest player who represent the country in World Cup.
Lionel Messi named as star-studded 2007 Copa America squad who born to be a Winner. Messi scored wonderful goals and his place was secure in the semi-finals. In the finals, he didn’t perform well anyhow and his team lost the game by 3-0 goals.
After Copa America final Lionel Messi announced his retirement in the year 2016 but somehow he came back for the world cup 2018 to represent Argentine.
Lionel Messi holds the many(7) league title with Barca and he scored 38 goals in the 2008 and 2009 campaigns. He made his goals in the 2009 Champions League, Final against Manchester United.
Lionel Messi created a new record in the calendar year by scoring 91 goals. Neymar and Luis Suarez have reduced 'Messidependencia' that has a high dependency on their Argentine Superstar.
|Net Worth||$835 Million (approx..)|
|Source Of Income||Football, Brands|
|Salary||4.1 Crore USD (approx.)|
|Monthly Income||€4.083mn (approx)|
|Yearly Income||126 Million (approx.)|
|Favorite Actor||Updated Soon|
|Favorite Actress||Updated Soon|
|Favorite Footballer||Pablo Aimar|
|Favorite Football Ground||Updated Soon|
|Favorite Musician||Updated Soon|
|Favorite Dancer||Updated Soon|
|Favorite Song||Updated Soon|
|Favorite Movie||Baby’s Day Out (1994)|
|Favorite Food||Salad, Escalope milanese|
|Favorite Destination||Updated Soon|
|Favorite Book||E1 Martin Fierro|
|Car Collection|| Ferrari 335S Scaglietti Spider
Ferrari F430 Spider
Audi R8 GT
Mini Cooper S Cabriolet
Dodge Charger SRT8
Range Rover Velar
|Bike Collection||Updated Soon|
|Year||Award Name||Club/National Team|
|2005||South American U-20 Championship||Argentina U20|
|2005||FIFA U-20 World Cup||Argentina U20|
|2005||Supercopa de España||Barcelona|
|2005-2006||UEFA Champions League||Barcelona|
|2006||Supercopa de España||Barcelona|
|2008||Summer Olympics||Argentina Olympic|
|2008-2009||Copa del Rey||Barcelona|
|2008-2009||UEFA Champions League||Barcelona|
|2009||Supercopa de España||Barcelona|
|2009||UEFA Super Cup||Barcelona|
|2009||FIFA Club World Cup||Barcelona|
|2010||Supercopa de España||Barcelona|
|2010-2011||UEFA Champions League||Barcelona|
|2011||Supercopa de España||Barcelona|
|2011||UEFA Super Cup||Barcelona|
|2011||FIFA Club World Cup||Barcelona|
|2011-2012||Copa del Rey||Barcelona|
|2013||Supercopa de España||Barcelona|
|2015||UEFA Super Cup||Barcelona|
|2015||FIFA Club World Cup||Barcelona|
|2015-2016||Copa del Rey||Barcelona|
|2016||Supercopa de España||Barcelona|
|2016-2017||Copa del Rey||Barcelona|
|2017-2018||Copa del Rey||Barcelona|
|2018||Supercopa de España||Barcelona|
|2020-2021||Copa del Rey||Barcelona|
|2021-2022||Ligue 1||Paris Saint-Germain|
|2022||CONMEBOL–UEFA Cup of Champions||Argentine|
|2022||Trophée des Champions||Paris Saint-Germain|
|2022||FIFA World Cup||Argentine|
Lionel Messi Owned MiM hotel chain sinse 2017. He spent £26m on the sitages of MiM and show a coastal view.
The Messi Store is a brand of premium clothes with the name Messi. This is opened at the heart of Barcelona. This created the brand value of Messi.