Lionel Andres Messi was given birth to in the 1987 June 24th and has been involved as a professional footballer. The Argentinean born ply’s his trade for the Spanish football club Barcelona and also for his Country in the National team.s
Leo Messi as often called is regarded among many as the best football players there is and ever was to play in the game. He remains the first and only professional football player to have ever won the FIFA Ballon d’Or on five different occasions, winning the award on four consecutive occasions.
- He won the European Golden Shoe on three different occasions
- He won the FIFA Ballon d’Or on five different occasions
- He has won 7 La Liga titles with Barcelona as of Date (2015)
- He has won 4 UEFA Champions League titles with Barcelona
- He has won 3 Copa Del Rey title with Barcelona
OTHER PERSONAL RECORD BROKEN
- Most goals scored in a calendar year – 91 goals
- Most goals scored in La Liga – 295 goals
- Most goals scored in a La Liga Season – 50 scored
- Most goals scored in five champion’s league season
On the international level he has represented his country on different occasions but as a youth and also on international level. In the year 2005, Messi represented his country in the Under – 21 FIFA World Championship which they won and he was also named as the highest goal scorer in the tournament as well as the best player.
After winning the 2008 Olympic Gold medal, Lionel Messi became highly recognized and many began to compare him with the Argentinean greatest player of all time (Diego Maradona).
Lionel Messi made his international debut in the year 2005 and made his first tournament appearance for his country the following year in the FIFA World Cup Tournament in which he scored and became the youngest Argentine to achieve that feat.
Ever since then he has represented his country on all matches when fit and after becoming the captain of the national side, he led them to the 2014 FIFA World Cup finals and also the 2015 Copa America Final, in which they lost the finals on both occasions.
Lionel Andres Messi Age and Nationality
- Lionel Andres Messi
- La Pulga
Date of birth
- 1987 June 24TH
Place of Birth
- Rosario (Argentina)
How Tall is Lionel Messi – Lionel Andres Messi Height, Weight, Age and Full Body Measurement
Body Build Type
- 170 cm
- 67 kg
- Dark Brown
- Dark Brown
- Jorge Horacio Messi (Father)
- Celia Maria Cuccittini (Mother)
- Roman Catholic
- Former Footballer
- Antonella Roccuzzo (Dating.2007)