Lionel Messi is the living legend in the football world and there are no second thoughts on that.
The Argentinian is considered to be one of the greatest players of all time, as he has won the Ballon d'Or six times, which is a record as no other player has won it that many times, not even Cristiano Ronaldo.
With the football success there comes the fortune.
Messi is among the highest paid athletes in the world, so let's take a look on how much does the Barcelona star earn and what is his net worth and also here you will see the types of cars he drives and his houses.
Now let's take a look at Messi's net worth.
He is one of the richest football players in the world, alongside CR7.
Lionel Messi's net worth is over $400 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
Of course, those figures are speculative as the Argentinian star is very private about his sponsorships and deals.
Do you wonder why Messi is that rich? Well his salary is a quite significant sum.
It is reported that Messi's weekly wage is around $646,000, that's why many clubs can't afford his services.
Messi's annual salary is said to be over $92 million.
Of course with the fame he has, it is normal that he has endorsement deals with many famous brands.
Messi has a permanent lifetime deal with Adidas, which brings him around $12 million per year.
He also works with Gatorade, Huawei, Mastercard and Pepsi.
Only from endorsements Leo Messi earned around $38 million.
Messi is the highest paid football player as Cristiano Ronaldo is just right behind him.
Of course, all big names in the sport industry have their own brand and Messi is not the exception.
It is easy to assume that a star like him makes hell of a lot of money from his brand, as the fans would love to wear something with Messi's logo on it.
Messi's brand value is estimated to be over $13.5 million.
Being one of the greatest players of all time comes with its privilege of being rich enough to afford anything you like.
Messi is rich enough to afford buying the houses and cars he likes.
But have you ever wondered where Messi lives?
Messi is believed to have two mansions in Spain.
One of Lionel Messi houses has a view of the Mediterranean coast and is located in the luxurious, expensive and very prestigious suburb of Barcelona, Castelldefels.
A true masterpiece. Messi's second house has a very unique and stylish look.
The house was designed by the famous Spanish architect Luis Garrido, and it has the form of a football ball.
It is believed that the famous football star lives there with his family.
This house is reported to cost the player around €7 million and is located 22 miles from Barcelona with a view of the Catalan Mountains.
Like any other man, Messi loves his cars and as a very wealthy person, he can afford to have some very unique ones.
However, the Argentinian star is not the type of guy that likes to show off with his fancy toys.
Still, Messi owns a number of luxurious cars, but here are just some of them.
1.Maserati GranTurismo MC Stradale
2.Range Rover Vogue
3.Pagani Zonda Tricolore
4.Audi R8 Spyder
Messi's Ferrari is definitely the most expensive car in his collection.
The car is known as the prancing horse of 1957, and the Barcelona player spent $36 million to buy this car in 2016.