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Lionel Messi


Star soccer forwards who gained globe fame while using FC Barcelona so that as captain of Argentina’s country wide team. He earned the Ballon d’Or four direct years from 2009 to 2012 and he received the Golden Ball Prize after leading the Argentinian nationwide team towards the Globe Cup Championship video game in 2014. He was identified as having a rise hormone insufficiency when he was 11 years of age and his regional club, River Dish, did not desire to pay to take care of it, therefore he shifted to Spain to try out for FC Barcelona. When he was 25, he became the youngest participant ever sold to rating 200 goals in La Liga and in March 2012, he became the first player in Champions League history to score five goals within a match. He was raised in Argentina along with his parents Jorge and Celia, and his siblings: Maria, Matias, and Rodrigo. He began dating Antonella Roccuzzo in 2008. He and Antonella have two sons, Mateo and Thiago. Many pundits began calling him another Pele after he won this year’s 2009 UEFA Super Cup with Barcelona.

Quick Facts

Full Name Lionel Messi
Salary 40 million EUR
Date Of Birth June 24, 1987
Place Of Birth Santa Fe, Argentina
Height 1.7 m
Weight 72 kg
Profession Soccer Player
Nationality Argentine, Spanish
Children Thiago Messi, Mateo Messi
Parents Celia María Cuccittini, Jorge Horácio Messi, Lionel Messi, Antonella Roccuzzo
Siblings Maria Sol Messi, Matias Messi, Rodrigo Messi, Mateo Messi
Partner Antonella Roccuzzo, Antonella Roccuzzo
Awards Ballon d'Or, FIFA World Player of the Year, European Golden Shoe, Pichichi Trophy, UEFA Team of the Year, UEFA Best Player in Europe Award, FIFA FIFPro World XI, Golden Boy, Olimpia Award, Onze d'Or, UEFA Champions League Top Goalscorer, UEFA Club Footballer of the Year, Trofeo Alfredo Di Stéfano, Bravo Award, Footballer of the Year of Argentina, Marca Leyenda, Best International Athlete ESPY Award, UEFA Club Forward of the Year, La Liga Award for Best Player, World Soccer Player of the Year, La Liga Award for Best Forward, La Liga Foreign Player of the Year, Milliyet Sports Award for World Athlete of the Year, IFFHS World's Best Top Division Goal Scorer, FIFA U-20 World Cup Golden Ball Award, Premio Juventud for Most Electrifying Athlete - Sports, IFFHS World's Best Top Goalscorer, World Soccer Young Player of the Year, UEFA Champions League Final Man of the Match, Copa América Award for Best Young Player, FifPro Special Young Player of the Year, Trofeo EFE Best Ibero-American Soccer Player of the Spanish League, FIFPro World Young Player of the Year, FIFA U-20 World Cup Golden Shoe, FIFA Ballon d'Or
Nominations FIFA Puskás Award, Laureus World Sports Award for Sportsman of the Year, Best Play ESPY Award, Laureus World Sports Award for Breakthrough of the Year, The Best FIFA Men's Player
Star Sign Cancer

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1He scored 46 goals in La Liga, 8 goals in Champions League and 4 goals in Spanish cup season 2012/2013.
2He scored 50 goals in La Liga, 14 goals in Champions League and 3 goals in Spanish cup season 2011/2012.
3He scored 31 goals in La Liga, 12 goals in Champions League and 7 goals in Spanish cup season 2010/2011.
4He scored 34 goals in La Liga, 8 goals in Champions League and 1 goal in Spanish cup season 2009/2010.
5Son, with Antonella Rocuzzo, Thiago Messi was born on November 2, 2012.
6He is the only soccer player to have won the Ballon d'Or four times consecutive: 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012.
7Son of Jorge Horácio Messi and Celia María Cuccittini.
8Is the second Argentine to win a Ballon d'Or. The first being Alfredo Di Stéfano.
9Won the gold medal with Argentina in the 2008 Olympic Games.
10World Youth Championship with Argentine Soccer Team in 2005. He was the leading scorer and the best player of the competition.
11Very friend of Sergio Agüero.
12World Soccer Young Player of the Year: 2006, 2007 and 2008.
13Playing for FC Barcelona in La Liga (Spain).



Sueños de héroes2015Short



Powerade: 2014 FIFA World Cup2014TV Movie special thanks



Polémica en el bar2016TV SeriesHimself - Interviewee
FIFA Ballon d'Or 20152016TV MovieHimself
Més Que Un Triplet2015Documentary shortHimself
Barça Dreams2015DocumentaryHimself
Match 642015DocumentaryHimself - Player Argentina
Zanetti Story2015DocumentaryHimself
FIFA Ballon d'Or 20142015TV MovieHimself
Die Mannschaft2014DocumentaryHimself
2014 FIFA World Cup2014TV SeriesHimself - Argentina
2014 FIFA World Cup: Brazil2014Video GameHimself
FIFA Ballon d'Or 20132014TV MovieHimself - Nominee
Lionel Messi Andres: Legendary2014Video documentary
60 Minutes Sports2013TV Series documentaryHimself - Football Player (segment "Messi")
FIFA Ballon d'Or 20122013TV SpecialHimself
60 Minutes2013TV Series documentaryHimself - Football Player (segment "Barca")
Caiga quien caiga - CQC2007-2012TV SeriesHimself
FIFA Ballon d'Or 20112012TV MovieHimself
FIFA Ballon d'Or 20102011TV SpecialHimself
2010 FIFA World Cup2010TV SeriesHimself - Argentina
Quelli che... il calcio2009TV SeriesHimself
Beijing 2008: Games of the XXIX Olympiad2008TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Argentina
S: The Stories2008TV SeriesHimself
Caiga quien caiga2007TV SeriesHimself
Mañanas informales2007TV SeriesHimself
2006 FIFA World Cup2006TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Argentina
La noche del 102005TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Mar de fondo2005TV SeriesHimself - Guest

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Granada Reports2017TV SeriesHimself
Good Morning Britain2016TV SeriesHimself
BBC North West Tonight2016TV SeriesHimself
Bailando por un sueño2016TV SeriesHimself
Los ángeles de la mañana2016TV SeriesHimself
Pura Química2016TV SeriesHimself
60 Minutes Sports2014-2015TV Series documentaryHimself - Football Player (segment "Barca") / Himself - Football Player (segment "Bob Simon") / Himself - Football Player (segment "Messi")
Telefé noticias a las 192014TV SeriesHimself
1002 Momentos de la tele2013TV SeriesHimself
60 Minutes2013TV Series documentaryHimself - Football Player (segment "Barca")
Los nuevos y clásicos bloopers2010-2012TV SeriesHimself
Televisión registrada2012TV SeriesHimself
Gracias por venir, gracias por estar2012TV SeriesHimself
Memòries de la tele2011TV SeriesHimself
Plan TV2011TV SeriesHimself

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1Number 10 shirt for FC Barcelona and Argentina
2Short stature

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