Lionel Andres Messi is a professional Argentine footballer who currently captains the Spanish club FC Barcelona. Messi also captains the National Football team of Argentina. Due to his successful football career, he is often referred to as ‘The GOAT’ or the greatest of all time. Moreover, he has scored over 750 goals for Barcelona throughout his career, making him the only player with such a high score for just one club. Lionel Messi’s net worth in 2021 stands at $400 million today because of his determination and hard work.
At the age of only 22, Messi received his first Ballon d’Or, followed by three more successful seasons, making him achieve Ballon d’Or for four consecutive years. He joined the club FC Barcelona at the age of only 17 and worked hard to establish himself as a prominent club player. He has spent all his professional career as a soccer player with the same club. In 2011, in La Liga, Messi set the record of scoring the highest number of goals in one season, making him the best player of the club.
Due to his outstanding debut in football, which was followed by an even more significant success, he is considered one of the world’s most famous athletes. Additionally, he was the world’s highest-paid footballer between 2009 and 2014 and was included in the Forbes List of Highest-Paid athletes in 2019. He was also included in the time’s 100 most influential people in the world in 2011 and 2012. In 2020, Messi became the second athlete in the world to earn $1 billion through his career (Cristiano Ronaldo is the first).
Net Worth: $400 Million
Date of Birth: June 24, 1987
Height: 1.70 m (5 ft 6 in)
What is Lionel Messi Net Worth in 2021?
According to the most recent reports, Lionel Messi’s net worth in 2021 is approximately $400 million, making him one of the world’s wealthiest soccer players. Many high-end brands have sponsored Messi since he is one of the world’s most marketable athletes as he serves as the leading brand endorser for Adidas. He also has ongoing sponsorship deals with other brands such as Pepsi, Dolce & Gabbana. With an annual salary of $34 Million, Messi is the highest-paid player of FC Barcelona.
He is currently in possession of various properties throughout Spain and Argentina. But most of Messi’s net worth is comprised of his lavish car collection.
Lionel Messi’s Car Collection:
Lionel Messi is a big car enthusiast, and this is evident from his luxury car collection. Currently, he owns the following cars:
- Audi R8 V10
- R8 Spyder Audi
- Audi Q7
- Ferrari F430 Spider
- Maserati Gran Turismo S
- Range Rover Vogue
- Toyota Prius
- Lexus RX
- Cadillac Escalade
Lionel Messi Family:
Messi has been in a relationship with his childhood sweetheart, Antonella Roccuzzo, since 2008. They have known each other since they were 5-year-old. Antonella and Messi have three sons together. The firstborn, Thiago, is nine years old. The second-born, Mateo, is six years old. And the youngest born is three years old. Messi is known to be a family man and is quite close to his immediate family, including his mother, father, and his brothers.