Lionel Messi is an Argentinian professional soccer player who plays as a forward in a soccer club called FC Barcelona and he plays for the Argentina national team. He has made a big career for himself and has made a lot of money from his career. But this was the first time that this has ever happened to Lionel Messi it wasn't like this before he signed a contract with FC Barcelona. Before his soccer career he had his own set of problems that he had growing up as a child. When he was just 13 Messi moved from Argentina from Spain after signing to FC Barcelona. After all of his progression he has made himself a name as being the best soccer players in the world.