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Lionel Messi (born June 24, 1987) is an is an Argentine professional footballer who plays as a forward for Spanish club Barcelona and the Argentina national team. Messi is the only football player in history to win five FIFA Ballons d'Or. Find more pictures, news, and information about Lionel Messi here.
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- Full name: Lionel Andrés Messi
- Date of birth: ( 1987-06-24) 24 June 1987 (age 33)
- Place of birth: Rosario, Argentina
- Height: 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
- Playing position(s): Forward
- Current team: Barcelona
- Number: 10
- 2001–2003: Barcelona
- Years: Team Apps (Gls)
- 2003–2004: Barcelona C 10 (5)
- 2004–2005: Argentina U20 18 (14)
- 2008: Argentina Olympic 5 [α] (2)