Lionel Messi's net worth and career

Every people try to create a history in their life, but only a few of them gets success.  Among them, Lionel Messi is the one. Lionel Messi one of the greatest legend, also well known as the king of football.

Messi is famous for his skills and way of scoring goals in football. He is the most active and intelligent player from Argentina and plays for Barcelona. Well, let's know his career and net worth.

Messi's career

Every successful person has their own story of struggle. For building up a good career we must work hard and struggle a lot, facing different obstacles. In the same way, Messi also struggled a lot from his childhood to build up his career.  He was much more interested in playing football from his childhood.

Lionel Messi

Messi started his career since he was a little child. For the first time, he joined Rosario club at the age of six. At the age of 10, he was diagnosed with a growth hormone deficiency. His family wasn't able to pay the fee for his treatment so Buenos Aires club scouted him for his treatment.

But they weren't able to pay his fee due to the country's economic crisis. Later on, his relatives arranged him to join Barcelona in 2004. His treatment fee was paid by the same club and at the age of 14, he got cured.

Till now he is continuously playing for the same club and has refused many offers from different clubs. He has scored a lot of goals for his team and has won many tournaments.

Messi in Barcelona club Source: a.espncdn

Lionel Messi playing for Argentina Source: i.dailymail

Many records have been created by him in the field of football and have won lots of awards. Some of the awards won by him are Golden Ball 5, FIFA World Player 1, Golden Shoe 4, World Cup Golden Ball 1, Golden Boy 2,  National League Top scorer and much more.

Messi receiving his award Source: China Daily

Messi's Net worth

This is the most ever asked question by everyone. Everyone wants to know the salary of famous people. Messi the professional player is the second richest footballer in the world. Well, Messi's net worth is $280 Million whereas his salary is $44.68 Million. He earns extra $40 Million every year for his endorsement.