Lionel Messi is a top professional footballer in the world, who represents Argentina National Team as well as the Spanish club FC Barcelona. He is ranked as the greatest footballer of all the time. He was very keen of football and was sent to a local club Grandoli at the age of four years by his father. At the age of six he joined Rosario club and scored round about 500 goals as a member of this club. He had also grip over ball tricks in his childhood. Messi’s professional career started from the late 2003, when he played his first professional match and scored 18 goals in 11 league games. With his hard work and devotion with the football he became the only player in the history to win Five FIFA Baloon d’Or. He is also the first player to win three Europen Golden Shoes in the world. Beside this he is also eight time champion of La Liga and foyr time UEFA Champion League. For more information about this versatile footballer, Lionel Messi, about his family, wife, son, age, height and siblings, please scroll down.
Lionel Messi Family:
He was born into a middle class family of Rasario Santa Fe. His father Jorge Messi wa a steel factory manager while his mother Celia Cuccittini worked in a magnet manufacturing company. Messi is from mix descent as he is Italian and Spanish from his father’s side and Italian from his mother’s side. He has great affection with his beloved family.
Lionel Messi Wife:
He has tied the knot to his friend from his childhood Antonella Roccuzzo. The couple met for the first time during their school days, as well as Antonella is his best friend’s cousin. At start the couple makes it secret relation, but with the passage of time they have announced their relationship and now they are living very happy married life with their sons.
Lionel Messi Son:
The couple has to beloved sons together. They have given birth to their first son Thiago Messi on 2nd November 2012. After 3 years of their first child, they also have given birth to their second son Mateo Messi on 11th September 2015. He loves his sons a lot and always spends most of his precious time with them.
Lionel Messi Siblings:
He has three siblings including two elder brothers and a sister. His elder brothers Matias Messi and Rodrigo Messi are also professional footballers. He also has a beloved sister Maria Sol Messi.
Lionel Messi Age:
He was born on 24th June 1987 in Rosario Argentina. He has recently celebrated his 29th birthday in 2016.
Lionel Messi Height:
He has an average height of 5.7 feet, which is not tall as other footballers have. But his average height makes him more flexible than other tall footballers.