Lionel Messi is a famous and popular Argentine Football player. He plays for the famous and popular club "Barcelona" for many years. He plays his international game for his own country "Argentina". Lionel Messi has the record for the most goal scored in the history. He has also won and achieved many awards like "Golden Boot", "Golden Shoes" in his career life. Lionel Messi is also known as the best player in the world. Lionel Messi moved from Argentina to Spain after FC Barcelona agreed to pay for his medical treatment. Lionel Messi has led his team much time as champions. Lionel Messi has set the record for most goal in the year 2012.
Caption: Lionel Messi, known as the best player in the world.
Lionel Messi was born on 24 June 1987. He was born in Rosario, Argentina. Lionel Messi is at the age of 30 to date. Lionel Messi real and birth name is "Lionel Andrés Messi Cuccittini". He holds the citizenship of the country of Argentina and he is of white ethnicity. Lionel Andrés Messi Cuccittini was born in the family of "Jorge and Celia". Lionel Andrés Messi Cuccittini was raised very well by his family. Lionel Andrés Messi Cuccittini used to live with his parents that include his father, mother and siblings. Lionel Andrés Messi Cuccittini was offered to train the powerhouse FC Barcelona's youth academy and have his medical bill covered by his team. Lionel Andrés Messi Cuccittini family then moved on to Atlantic to make a new home in Spain.
Caption: Lionel Messi showing his football skills during the match.
Lionel Messi started his career as a footballer at the age of 13. Lionel Messi was signed in the team "Barcelona" since his childhood. Lionel Messi is still on the same team and hasn't changed the team. Lionel Messi made his first debut for the famous and popular club "Barcelona" at the age of 16. Lionel Messi has also put the record as the youngest player to even score a goal in the year 2005. Lionel Messi had also helped his country Argentina to reach the title in the under 20 World Cup. Lionel Messi has helped his club to reach at the number 1 after capturing the trophies like "Champions League", "La Liga", and also the "Spanish Super Cup". Lionel Messi has helped his team win 11 Champions League Trophies just within the year 2010. Lionel Messi broke again one another record after he was named the FIFA Ballon d'Or winner for the fourth time in January 2013. he soccer great came back to earth somewhat that year due to the persistence of hamstring injuries, but he regained his record-breaking form by becoming the all-time leading scorer in La Liga and Champions League play in late 2014. After helping Barcelona achieve a historic second treble in 2015, he was honoured with his fifth FIFA Ballon d'Or trophy. Lionel Messi started his international game by playing for his country Argentina. Lionel Messi has helped not once but twice to reach his country in Final. Lionel Messi has helped his country to reach in the finals of FIFA 14: World Cup but they lost with Country Germany. He again helped his country to reach in the final of the "Euro Cup" in the year 2016.
Caption: Lionel Messi with the golden ball that he has achieved.
Lionel Messi married his longtime girlfriend named "Antonella Roccuzzo" in the year 2017. Antonella Roccuzzo was also the cousin of Lionel Messi's best friend and fellow soccer player "Lucas Scaglia". Lionel Messi met his wife when he was at the age of 5. Their wedding was also said as the "Wedding of the Century". Lionel Messi and his wife welcomed their first child named "Thiago" in the year 2012. They welcomed their second child "Mateo" in the year 2015 and welcomed their third child in the year 2016 named "Ciro". Lionel Messi height is 5 feet and 7 inches. Lionel Messi is 1.70 m and 170 cm tall in height. As per wiki sources, it has been estimated that Lionel Messi has the net worth of $80 million to date. Lionel Messi has worked very hard and struggled a lot in order to reach that amount of net worth in his career life. Lionel Messi hasn't revealed any information about his salary on the internet or to the media to date. Lionel Messi salary has been disclosed by him till today.
Caption: Lionel Messi and his wife “Antonella Roccuzzo” together.
Lionel Messi has always been active on social media sites like Instagram and Facebook and Twitter. Lionel Messi has a huge number of fans on his social media sites. Lionel Messi has over 92.2M followers on "Instagram" and over 89M followers on "Facebook". He has over 90M followers on Twitter.
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