The famous and current world player of the year, Lionel Andrés Messi Cuccittini, born on June 24, 1987, is an Argentine and a professional footballer with FC Barcelona.
He joined FC Barcelona at the age of 13 and made his first debut at age of 17, precisely October 2004.
Playing passionately for the club coupled with his dribbling skills, goals, and entertainment style of play, Messi won his first Ballon d’Or at age 22.
Following his consistency and improvement on the field of play, he successfully took the Ballon d’Or award for three consecutive times with another making it the 4th and the debut continued.
In the 2014 – 2015 season, Messi became an all-time top scorer in La Liga and was awarded a fifth Ballon d’Or in 2015.
In 2018, Barcelona made Messi the captain of the team, and in 2019, he won the record breaking Ballon d’Or the 6th time.
Messi has won Championship League with Barcelona for four times
First in 2005 – 2006, Barcelona vs Arsenal, Paris (Barca 2:1 Arsenal), Man of the Match MoM : Samuel Eto.
The Second is in 2008 – 2009 Barcelona vs Man United, Roma (Barca 2:0 Man Utd), MoM : Messi
The third is in 2010 – 2011, Barcelona vs Man United, Wembley (Barca 3:1 Man Utd), MoM : Messi
The fourth was in 2014 – 2015, Barcelona vs Juventus, Berlin (Barca 3:1 Juve), MoM : Iniesta.