By Nidhi Singh
Lionel Messi joined the Barcelona youth academy, La Masia, at the age of 13 in 2003. This marked the beginning of his remarkable journey with the club.
Messi consistently shattered records throughout his Barcelona career. He became the club's all-time leading goal scorer.
Messi won an Olympic gold medal with the Argentina national team at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, adding to his list of accomplishments at the international level.
Messi has won the Champions League three times – in 2009, 2011, and 2015 (all with Barcelona)
Messi has won the La Liga title ten times with Barcelona, showcasing his consistency and contribution to the team's success over the years.
Messi led Argentina to the 2014 FIFA World Cup final, where they finished as runners-up. His performances throughout the tournament earned him the Golden Ball award.
Lionel Messi' s team emerged victorious in an exhilarating FIFA World Cup 2022 final, where he played a pivotal role.
Messi treated fans to countless magical moments throughout his journey. His exceptional dribbling, vision, and ability to score from impossible angles created memories that will be cherished by football enthusiasts forever.