||Lionel Messi is an Argentine soccer player. He currently plays as a striker for FC Barcelona in the First Division of Spain, and the Argentina national football team, in which he is also the captain.
Since 2009 it is considered by many sporting legends, several current players, directors and the press in general as "the best soccer player in the world today." He received the award for Best World Player and FIFA Golden Ball in 2009. Lionel Messi is also the first winner of the FIFA Golden Ball since 2010. Lionel's skill and playing style have been compared to Diego Armando Maradona, who considers same Messi his "successor". Messi has brok ... More About Lionel Messi >>