Antonela Roccuzzo: Lionel Messi wife, net worth, career, kids, house and family

Antonela Roccuzzo is the wife of arguably the most prominent football player on the planet, Lionel Messi

Antonela Roccuzzo is also from Argentina and was childhood friends with Lionel Messi. In addition, she is known for being the wife of one of the best in the football world.

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BELO HORIZONTE, BRAZIL – JULY 02: Antonela Roccuzzo wife of Lionel Messi looks on from the stands prior to the Copa America Brazil 2019 Semi Final match between Brazil and Argentina at Mineirao Stadium on July 02, 2019 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. (Photo by Felipe Oliveira/Getty Images)

Antonela Roccuzzo Facts 

Birth PlaceRosario, Argentina 
Father’s NameJose Roccuzzo
Mother’s NamePatricia Roccuzzo 
Star SignPisces
Net Worth (2021)$20 million
Salary (2021)NA
Date of BirthFebruary 26, 1999
High School Local High School of Rosario 
SpouseLionel Messi 
ChildrenThree Children 
Social MediaInstagram, Twitter  

Antonela Roccuzzo and Lionel Messi Families

Roccuzzo was born on February 26, 1988, in Rosario, Argentina. She is 33 years old and her parents Jose Roccuzzo was a businessman by profession, and Patricia Roccuzzo Blanko was a homemaker. She completed her graduation from the University of Rosario.

Lionel Messi with his wife Antonella Roccuzzo. (Google)
Lionel Messi with his wife Antonela Roccuzzo. (Google)

Lionel Messi was born on June 24, 1987, in Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina. He is 34 years old, and his parents Jorge Messi was a steel factory manager, and Celia Cuccittini was a magnet manufacturer. While growing up in a tight-knit football-loving family, Messi developed a passion for football at a very young age while constantly playing with his older brothers. He joined his first football club as Newell’s Old Boys when he was just six years old. This embraced the journey of football’s greatest.

Antonela Roccuzzo husband Lionel Messi  

We all know how bigger of a stature Lionel Messi carries in the football world. A boy whose professional football career was threatened at the age of 10 due to growth hormone deficiency to become one of the greatest ever is remarkable.

At the age of six, when he first started playing for the Nowell’s Old Boys in Rosario, he scored 500 goals as a member of “The Machine of 87”.

Lionel Messi has found success hard to come by for the senior Argentina side
Lionel Messi (L) and Sergio Aguero gold medal pose during the men’s Olympic football tournament medal ceremony at the national stadium in Beijing during the Men’s Final between Nigeria and Argentina at the National Stadium on Day 15 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 23, 2008 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Koji Watanabe/Getty Images)

A boy who was offered a contract to play for Barcelona on a paper napkin to become one of the club’s legends is incredible. Messi was an integral part of the “Baby Dream Team,” Barcelona’s greatest Youth side ever. He was the top scorer for that club with 36 goals in just 30 games for Cadets A.

After his debut for Barcelona in 2004-05, there was no stopping him as he rose to every occasion, every challenge that has been put infant of him and became of the greatest players of all time.

Lionel Messi of Barcelona assist
Lionel Messi is one of the greatest to have played the game (Image credit: Getty)

With a record of holding six Ballon d’Or awards, six European Golden Shoes, and a part of Ballon d’Or Dream Team. In his entire professional career with Barcelona, he won a record 35 trophies, including ten La-Liga titles, seven Cops del Rey titles, and four UEFA Champions Leagues. 

He holds the record for most goals in La Liga with 474 goals, Most hattricks in La Liga with 36 goals. Messi has scored over 750 senior career goals for club and country and has the most goals by any player for a single club. 

Lionel Messi has won several Ballon d'Or titles

Lionel Messi reacts after winning the Ballon d’Or France Football 2019 trophy at the Chatelet Theatre in Paris on December 2, 2019. – Lionel Messi won a record-breaking sixth Ballon d’Or on Monday after another sublime year for the Argentinian, whose familiar brilliance remained undimmed even through difficult times for club and country. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP) (Photo by FRANCK FIFE/AFP via Getty Images)

Antonela Roccuzzo kids

Lionel Messi and Rocuzzo were in a relationship practically from childhood since he has known his wife from the age of five as she was the cousin of Messi’s childhood best friend, Lucas Scaglia. 

Lionel Messi and his family
TOPSHOT – Barcelona’s Argentinian forward Lionel Messi (R) and his wife Antonela Roccuzzo (L) and their sons Thiago and Mateo arrive to attend the Ballon d’Or France Football 2019 ceremony at the Chatelet Theatre in Paris on December 2, 2019. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP) (Photo by FRANCK FIFE/AFP via Getty Images)

After dating for almost nine years, Messi and Antonella finally decided to tie the knot on June 30, 2017. They married at the Hotel City Center in Rosario in front of 250 guests, including his Barcelona mate Gerard Pique.

They have three sons together, with Thiago, born on November 2, 2012, followed by Mateo, born on September 11, 2015, and Ciro on March 10, 2018. 

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BARCELONA, SPAIN – DECEMBER 07: Lionel Messi of FC Barcelona holds his sixth Ballon d’Or trophy as his children Ciro Messi Roccuzzo, Thiago Messi Roccuzzo and Mateo Messi Roccuzzo look on prior to the Liga match between FC Barcelona and RCD Mallorca at Camp Nou on December 07, 2019 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)

Messi told that. 

“You grow, and you learn. You gather experience in all aspects of life, on and off the field. But, as a human being, having three children changed my perspective on life, my way of thinking, and it also helped me grow.”

Antonela Roccuzzo Career, Profession, Net Worth and House 

Roccuzzo started her education at the local high school of Rosario. She attended the University of Rosario and initially wanted to become a dentist but later on studied social communication. Later on, Roccuzzo signed a deal with Ricky Sarkany, an Argentine fashion label.

Antonella had previously worked as a model, and presently she is going to open a footwear production with Luis Suarez‘s wife, Sofia Balbi. She has a net worth of $20 million, irrespective of Messi’s earning.

Lionel Messi
BARCELONA, SPAIN – MAY 06: Antonela Roccuzzo (L), girlfriend of Lionel Messi of FC Barcelona, pays attention to her sons Thiago Messi (bottom left) and Mateo Messi (bottom right) next to Sofia Balbi, wife of Luis Suarez, before the La Liga match between FC Barcelona and Villarreal CF at Camp Nou stadium on May 6, 2017 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Alex Caparros/Getty Images)

Messi and his wife have this fabulous mansion in the exclusive suburb of Castelldefels, situated 12 miles away from Camp Nou. The home boasts a small football pitch, a swimming pool, an indoor gym, and a playground for three children. In addition, the property has a view of the Balearic Sea which gives the Maestro stunning coastal views.

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LONDON, ENGLAND – OCTOBER 23: Lionel Messi and wife Antonella Roccuzzo arrive for The Best FIFA Football Awards – Green Carpet Arrivals on October 23, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)

FAQs about Antonela Roccuzzo

When did Antonela Roccuzzo and Lionel Messi get married?
Antonela got married to Lionel Messi on June 30, 2017 at Rosario infront of 250 guests.
What is Antonela Roccuzzo doing now?
Antonela Roccuzzo has opened a footwear production with football player Luis Suarez’s wife.
How old is Antonela Roccuzzo ?
Antonela is 33 years old 
Is Antonela Roccuzzo an American citizen?
No, Antonela Roccuzzo is an Argentine citizen.
What is Antonela Roccuzzo’s net worth?
Antonela Roccuzzo has a net worth of $20 million.

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