What is Lionel Messi’s net worth, how much does he earns? These are some of the questions every fan of the football icon want to find out about him, there more questions and facts about Lionel Messi’s worth knowing, but for the sake of this account we shall be looking into his Net Worth, Assets, houses and cars and how much he earns in current club Barcelona.
The Barcelona star Striker is one of the most paid players in the world of football
Following a rumor that Lionel Messi wants to leave Barcelona after the 2018/2019 season, the Catalians Step Up their contract terms with the Argentine making him sign a contract of £500,000 per week that will keep him to 2020.
Lionel Messi who has a buyout clause of 854 million dollars he’s now the most expensive player in the world of football following his latest contract that makes him the most paid player in the world and most expensive player to sign.
After a series of individual achievements won for himself and Barcelona, Lionel Messi’s contract was ignited following his departure rumor in the last season. Messi expressed a desire to leave Barca after requesting the team to bring in quality players and be able to fight for any major trophy in Europe.
Lionel Messi’s former contract ended in June 2018 after being given a clear chance to take on the new contract with immediate effect so as to keep him in Barcelona for another three years.
Messi got married to Antonella Roccuzzo right before signing the jaw-breaking contract at Barca, making him pocket $500,000 every Thursday, while is total salary accumulates to 125 million dollars in a year.
Lionel Messi’s Contract terms
- HIS WEEKLY WAGES IS €615,000
- TOTAL OF $2.4 MILLION A WEEK
- APPROXIMATED TO $123,000,000 A YEAR
- HIS BUYOUT CLAUSE IS $854,000,000
His contract terms stated that any Club who is interested in Lionel Messi will have to pay the sum of $854,000,000 buy-out clause with a possible option of a further year to secure the Argentine away from Barcelona.
The Premier League defending champion Manchester City tried to capture Leo Messi during the summer before Paris Saint-German joined in the pursuit too.
Lionel Messi who is now the greatest footballer of all time, Following the Ballon d’Or award he won in December. Messi surpasses Cristiano Ronaldo with the first position in the Ballon of grouping of 30 nominees.
The Argentine won the most Ballon D’or award after adding the sixth to his gallery in December and followed by Cristiano Ronaldo who has five and has been a competitor since 2008.
Messi contracts his expected to end when he clocks 32 years in 2022 that’s if he signs one more year after his normal contract expiration date in June 2020.
Barcelona is proud to have the best player in history who has been so faithful and committed to Barcelona by bringing extraordinary achievement to the club side.
Lionel Messi’s Achievements
During the course of his career he has won several and major achievements in this order:
Messi has received six Ballon d’Or awards, the most any footballer has ever won.
In 2009 Messi won the FIFA World Player of the Year. In 2019 he won the Best FIFA Football Award.
- Messi has scored 431 La Liga goals.
- He scored 91 goals in a calendar year in 2012.
- Having won 3 UEFA Super Cup.
- He made 281 career assists.
- He has scored 684 professional goals for club and country.
- Messi is the first player in history to win 5 & 6 Ballon D’or.
- He has 12 Supercopa de España to his name.
Lionel Messi’s Net Worth
According to Investopedia.com, Lionel Messi’s net worth stands at around e $111 million including over $80 million in earnings from his contract extension with the Spanish football team FC Barcelona, is an additional $27 million bagged from endorsement deals. Lionel Messi net worth reportedly stands at $400 million.