♠ Birthday: June 24, 1987 (Cancer)
♠ Born In: Rosario, Argentina
♠ Height: 5'7" (170 cm), 5'7" Males
♠ Full Name: Lionel Andrés Messi Cuccitini
♠ Team: Paris Saint-Germain
♠ His Parents & Siblings: Lionel Messi was born to Jorge Messi and Celia Cuccitini in Rosario, Santa Fe. He has three siblings, two older brothers Rodrigo and Matthias, and one older sister, Maria Sol. His father was a factory steel worker and his mother was a part-time cleaner.
♠ His Wife & Kids: Messi and his wife Roccuzzo first met at the Carnival in Sitges and he married Roccuzzo on June 30, 2017, after dating Roccuzzo for many years. Their wedding took place at a luxury hotel in Rosario called Hotel City Center. Rocuzzo, however, gave birth to their first child, Thiago, on November 2, 2012, and their second child, Mateo, on September 11, 2015.
Awards & Achievement
♥ He has won the award's prestigious Ballon d'Or in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2015.
♥ FIFA World Player of the Year, World Soccer Player of the Year , Goal.com Player of the Year , UEFA Best Player in Europe Award , UEFA Club Footballer of the Year , FIFA U-20 World Cup Player of the Tournament , La Liga Player of the Year , La Liga Foreign Player of the Year and La Liga Ibero-American Player of the Year...
♥ FFHS World's best Top Division Goal Scorer, IFFHS World's Top Goal Scorer, UEFA Champions League Top Goalscorer, FIFA U-20 World Cup Top Goalscorer and Copa del Rey Top Goalscorer.
♥ FIFA Club World Cup Golden Ball twice in 2009 and 2011. He was tagged as the European Golden Boy in the year 2005.
Story of Lionel Messi
At the age of five, Messi started playing for his father's local club, Grandoli. When he was eight, he was playing for Newell's Old Boys. This team is incredibly talented, as evidenced by the fact that they only lost one game over the next four years.
Unfortunately, Messi was diagnosed with growth hormone deficiency at the age of eleven. Despite his talent, the local club didn't help him. That's when Carles Rexach, FC Barcelona's sporting director, stepped in. He promised that he would pay for Messi's medical bills as long as he moved to Spain. So Messi enrolled in Barcelona's youth academy.
In 2000, Messi entered the La Masia youth academy. In 2004, Messi signed a professional contract with FC Barcelona. In 2009, Messi helped Barcelona crown the six crowns and won the Ballon d'Or for the first time. In 2011, Messi helped Barcelona crown the five crowns. In 2012, Messi set a new football natural-year scoring record with 91 official game goals and won the Ballon d'Or for the fourth consecutive year. In 2015, Messi once again helped Barcelona to be crowned five crowns, and personally won the Ballon d'Or for the fifth time [ . In 2019, Messi won the Ballon d'Or for the sixth time. In August 2021, Messi freely joined Paris Saint-Germain; in November, Messi won the Ballon d'Or for the seventh time.
The new jersey is classic white and sky blue, with two elements from the Argentine flag on the back: the first is the middle stripe, which symbolizes the hanging flag, like the flag that fans hang on their balconies during the World Cup; the second is the back collar. of the "May Sun", which is part of the national flag and coat of arms of Argentina. Football is not only a sport, but also a symbol of Argentina's national identity. The sun on the flag symbolizes brilliance, as the Argentina national football team won the World Cup twice in 1978 and 1986, and reached the World Cup final twice. "
The French Paris Saint-Germain club has launched the team's new home jersey for the 2022-23 season. Paris' new jersey mixes tradition with modernity. The home shirt is presented in the classic style used to be seen at the Parc des Princes, featuring a wide stripe in the centre and narrow stripes on the sides, with the club's historic blue, red and white transposed , both familiar and different.