Lionel Messi’s Net Worth 2017 Complete Breakdown
Break down of Lionel Messi’s Net Worth:
- Born: Jun 24, 1987
- Birthplace: Rosario, Argentina
Net-worth: $340 M
Salary/Winnings: $53 M
Endorsements: $27 M
Agent: Guillermo Marin
Sponsors: Gatorade, Huawei Technologies, Adidas, Tata Motors
Lionel Messi is the second highest paid player in the European Football ahead of his arch rival Cristiano Ronaldo.
Messi’s former teammate Neymar is now the World’s Highest-Paid Football player following his record breaking move to Paris Saint-Germain.
Messi has recently signed a new contract with Barcelona that will keep him at Camp Nou until 2021.
The Argentina international release clause has raised to €250. He rejected the initial offer but eventually agreed to extend his stay at Barca.
Messi renewed a lifelong deal with Adidas last December.
Lionel Messi’s Barcelona Contract:
Messi inked a new contract with Barcelona that will keep at Barcelona until he is 34.
Under the new improved deal, he will earn £500k per week and his release clause has increased to €250m.
Messi’s Sponsorship Deals:
Messi’s lifetime deal with Adidas:
In December Messi signed a new lifetime deal with German sportswear giant Adidas. Worth to mention Adidas responsible for half of Messi’s $27 million in endorsement income.
Apart from Adidas, has also Sponsorship deals with Pepsi, Gillette and Turkish Airlines.As part of their 2016 celebrity rich list
As part of their 2017 celebrity rich list, Forbes ranked Messi at #14 and valued his endorsements at $27 M.
Messi’s Business Ventures:
Unlike Ronaldo Messi doesn’t own any brand and have s of underwear, shoes, and fragrances. Although he has invested in property in his home Country Argentina.
How much Messi will earn in 2017?
According to Forbes Messi will earn $80 M this year making him the #14 highest-paid celebrity in 2017.
Messi’s Social media Following:
Lionel Messi has 66.1million followers on Instagram and does not have a have a Twitter account.