The World Cup winner of 2022, Lionel Messi, has a net worth of around $650 million. The player owns multiple homes in Spain and France. He played an astonishing career in FC Barcelona and is now playing for PSG.
The player is in excellent form. Apart from winning the World Cup, he is on his way to winning the 8th Ballon d’Or award.
Lionel Messi falls under the top 10 athletes with the highest net worth. Messi earns approximately $130 million per year. A significant chunk comes from his salary from PSG, which has accumulated around $75 million. The remaining $55 million comes from brand endorsements. Messi is the brand ambassador of Adidas and many other multibillion-dollar brands. Messi charges $1.7 million per Instagram-sponsored post. Messi has more than 500 million followers on Instagram.
On the football pitch, Messi has a very head-to-head competition with Ronaldo, and they also have this competition on the financial side. Ronaldo also makes the top 10. He also earns a lot. Despite being 37 years old, the player signed one of the most significant contracts with Saudi Club Al-Nasrr for $200 million. The player also earns a lot of money.
Lionel Messi at home
Messi owns multiple properties around the world. In 2019, he bought a $5 million condo in Sunny Isles Beach, Miami. The house is 3,555 square feet; this condo has three bedrooms and a parking spot.
Later that year, Messi bought a house in his hometown of Rosario, Argentina. The house costs $3.5 million, and the huge mansion has over 25 bedrooms where the family can spend luxury time with family. The large villa also has a pool, a gym, a cinema, and a giant parking garage where the player can store his extensive collection of cars, including the famous Ferrari.
Lionel Messi also owns a house in Barcelona, near Camp Nou, in the area named Castelldefels. The World Cup winner paid a whopping $18.2 million for this mansion in Spain. A report also circulated that Messi spent $6 million renovating this house in Barcelona. The house comes with a beautiful football ground. Messi loves swimming with his family, and this house has a big swimming pool. There is also a room in the house full of football jerseys; you can say Messi loves to collect football jerseys.