Who Is Lionel Messi ?
Lionel Andrés Messi was born in Rosario on 24 June, 1987, where at the age of four he joined local club Grandoli, where he was coached by his father. At the age of 13, he moved to Spain to join Barcelona where he debuted at 17 years old in 2004.
Lionel Messi is an Argentine forward currently playing for Barcelona, as well as captaining his national team. He has spent his entire professional career with Barca, where he has won a club-record number of trophies, including 10 La Liga titles, four UEFA Champions League titles and 6 Copas del Rey.
He is often regarded as the best player in the world, as well as one of the greatest of all time. Messi has won a record number of Ballon d’Or awards,and European Golden Shoes.
Messi Archievement :
Messi has won a record 6 Ballon d’Or awards and a record 6 European Golden Shoes. He has spent his entire professional career with Barcelona, where he has won a club-record 33 trophies, including 10 La Liga titles, 4 UEFA Champions League titles and 6 Copas del Rey. A prolific goalscorer and creative playmaker, Messi holds the records for most goals in La Liga (455), a La Liga and European league season (50), most hat-tricks in La Liga (36) and the UEFA Champions League (8), and most assists in La Liga (185), a La Liga and European league season (21) and the Copa América (12). He has scored over 700 senior career goals for club and country.
- The achievements are endless, so is his popularity. And here is the list of Unknown Facts about Lionel Messi.
Facts About Lionel Messi :
- His Heritage Is Italian
- He is the UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador
- He was offered to play for Spain
- He is a Foodie
- His son is already signed by the Newell’s Old Boys supporters club