Lionel Messi

Lionel "Leo" Messi is an Argentine professional footballer who plays as a forward for FC Barcelona and the Argentina national team.

Born: 
Rosario, Argentina
Date of Birth: 
Wednesday, June 24, 1987
Height: 
5′ 7″
Weight: 
148 lbs
Salary: 
$44,600,000 USD
Current Team: 

FC Barcelona

Argentina National Football Team

Facts: 
  • Messi has known his wife (and the mother to his children) since he was five years old
  • Messi holds passports for both Argentina and Spain – and was asked to play for the Spanish National Team
  • A Tokyo jeweler made a solid-gold cast of his left foot, valued at $5.25 million

Photos

  • Lionel Messi and Antonela Roccuzzo
    Lionel Messi and Antonela Roccuzzo
  • Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi's kids visit with their dads before the match
    Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi's kids visit with their dads before the match
  • Neymar Instagram
    Neymar Instagram
  • Messi Photos - In action during the Spanish league match against Athletic Club Bilbao
    Messi Photos - In action during the Spanish league match against Athletic Club Bilbao