In this world, the people who loved soccer game can easily know him whether he/she is a big fan of Messi or not. Nowadays, people are more curious to know about the personal information about him. Sometimes, he also included in the controversy about who is best among Messi and Ronaldo. Do you know how much is Lionel Messi net worth?
Lionel Messi Net Worth 2018
Messi is a famous Footballer who always played for his Argentina National Team. While playing in the Under-20 world cup, he made a great performance and led the team into the final which was played against Nigeria. In this match, the only player who goal for Argentina is Messi and his back-to-back goals made the team victory by 2-1. He also received the Golden Shoe award for scoring the maximum goals for his team while playing as a captain.
Biography and Wiki
Lionel Andres Leo Messi Cuccittini was born on June 24, 1987, in Spain. In the Spanish team ‘Barcelona’ he played as a forward. After getting the reviews from the senior players, he is the best player in soccer which has the power to change the game at any moment. Lionel has also received 5 Ballon d’Or achievements and also the FIFA World player of the year in a single year. Many people, as well as media, have said about Messi that, he is similar to the Argentina ex-Footballer Diego Maradona. Although, there are very high competition and comparison between Ronaldo and him as both the players is better performer of all time.
He started playing football in the very small age and gets full support from his friends, family and school faculties. In 2000, he shifted with his family to Europe for playing football for the Barcelona team. After joining, he was offered hormone growth treatment. For the treatment, he visited Spain and got it with the help of the Barcelona.
In 2004, he has made records while playing the match for the youngest player in the Barcelona to score a goal. Messi was the main player who helped the team for the victory in Spanish Super Cup and UFEA Championship league.
While playing in the season 2006-2007, he has made a hat-trick and played a total of 26 matches in which he scored 14 goals. In the next session, he scored 38 goals. His comparison was started form the 2009 session when both Messi and Ronaldo have scored equal 47 goals and made records. After the session, Messi was chosen for the cover of PES2011 and still holding the cover. He is also selected for the cover of FIFA cup session 13 to 16.
How much is Lionel Messi net worth? How much is the Income?
Lionel Messi is a professional footballer who has a net worth of around $340 million. Messi is the player who takes the highest amount of the match which is about $44 million. He has made his earning in the millions of dollars while playing for the Barcelona for his entire career. His first income came from the 2005 session when he becomes the member after getting Spanish citizenship. He was honored with the standing ovation when he played against Ronaldinho and scored a goal in his first match.
How did Lionel Messi amass his net worth?
Lionel Messi always played the forward and scored 6 goals in the total seventeen league that he played. In the season of 2006, he was injured and his metatarsal was broken. He left playing for the next three months and come back after the recovery.
When he played his first match against Real Madrid after the injury, he scored a hat-trick and made the record to be the scorer after Ivan Zamorano. While playing for the La Liga championship, Messi has to lead the team to the top #4 position in 2007 session. In FIFA Pro World XI award, he also named in it and all the media has considered him as the best soccer player in the world.
Messi has achieved so many achievements in his entire career after joining Barcelona. He becomes the founder of Leo Messi Foundation which is to be made to provide the several opportunities for healthcare and education. For the healthcare benefits, he has joined hands with Herbalife, who has decided to help while providing the medicines for their treatments.
Messi also becomes the Ambassador for UNICEF. In the video game Pro Evolution Soccer he was also cover in the 2009 to 2011 session. He also appeared in most of the commercial advertisements for Adidas, Herbalife, and many other brands.
Messi has received different achievements in his life and becomes the most skilled player and got compared with Ronaldo.
Ten interesting facts about Lionel Messi
1. Messi has played Spanish league where he made his first debut and the total goals that he scored are seven after playing seventeen matches in the league.
2. In 2005, he played another debut match for only 47 seconds as he got the red card while playing as a substitute.
3. Messi received gold while playing for the Argentina National Football team and the fame was held in Beijing in 2008.
4. Lionel Messi wears number 10 jersey which is the jersey of ex-footballer ‘Ronaldinho’.
5. He also received five Ballon d’Or and also FIFA world player of the year in the same year. Further, he also received the same title in 2011 and 2012 session.
6. In the entire career, Messi has achieved UEFA Super Cups, World cups, supercopas de Espana and also Copas del Rey.
7. He has scored 25 goals during the calendar year while playing in the international championships for the club and country.
8. His full name is Lionel Andres Leo Messi Cuccittini and he only told about his birthplace to Argentinian revolutionary.
9. He is the organizer of Leo Messi Foundation, which helps to provide the facilities to the people who didn’t afford their fees for education and medical facilities.
10. Messi has two passports, one is for Argentina and another is for Spain. He got Spain’s citizenship in 2005.
Follow him on Instagram: @leomessi