Lionel Messi Stats, Family & Facts, Age – Biography

Lionel Messi

Full Name: Lionel Andres Messi

Date of Birth: 24 June 1987

Age: 32

Place of Birth: Rosario, Argentina

Height: 1.70m (5ft, 7inches)

Team Player:     Barcelona, Argentina

Player Number: 10

Siblings: 2 Brothers and 1 Sister

Religion: Roman Catholic

Hobbies: Music and Video Games

Marital Status: Marries (Married to Argentines famous Model Antonella Ruccozzo on June 13, 2017)

Children: One Son

Salary: 40 million Euro Yearly

Personal Life Record:


  • Lionel Messi’s passion for Soccer was admirable. He started playing at a very young age. He introduced himself to the game when he was just 4 years old. He started soccer where his father was the coach at that club namely (Grandoli Club).
  • He was diagnosed with deficiency of hormones imbalances at the age of 10
  • Ronaldinho pointed after watching the game of Messi that he would be a great player in the future.
  • Messi is well-thought-out to be the best dribbler in the world
  • Some of the News claims that Messi was the highest-paid player in 2015-16
  • He played his first international match against Hungary when he was just eighteen.
  • His name is also registered in the genius book of world record as biggest goal striker. He scored 91 goals in one year.
  • Messi played 348 matches for his team Barcelona and scored 312 goals in his career
  • Messi is the only player who won the Five number of FIFA Awards and three golden shoes Awards as well.
  • He also the founder of his NGO Leo Messi Foundation