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Meet Lionel Messi’s Father Jorge Messi: Age, Net Worth, Height, Weight, Family and More

Jorge Messi

Jorge Messi is an Argentine businessman who is widely known as the father of Argentine legend and former Barcelona player Lionel Messi, also one of the world’s most popular sportsmen. He is credited for his role as the celebrity dad of PSG star Leo Messi. Born in 1958, he was raised in his hometown Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina.

From an unnoticed influencer into a budding celebrity dad, Jorge has appeared with Leo at several Champions League matches and big award events and guest shows. While being currently one of the world’s most fleetingly followed celebrity family members, he is also a former factory worker who has been working as Messi’s agent since his childhood.

With the information collected from Wikipedia, IMDb and Forbes, you will find everything you need to know about Jorge Messi, including his Biography, Wiki, Age, Siblings, Parents, Family Background, Professional Career, Income Source, Net Worth, Salary, Lifestyle, Height, Weight, Body Measurements, Spouse, Social Media (i.e Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, TikTok), Facts and More.

Family Background: Siblings, Parents, Family

Jorge Messi was born as the son of Argentine dad Eusebio Messi, an architect and mom Rosa Maria Pérez, a local school teacher. It is unknown if he has any siblings. Little is known about his family background.

The high school and college he attended are not known. However, his life of stardom has come with many struggles that are relatable to many teens. Influenced by his childhood idols, he passionately participated in different activities to find his passion throughout his teenage. He had a strong desire for football but couldn’t continue his career.


Regarding his family background, Jorge Messi is of Italian-Spanish descent.

Personal Life: Dating History

Argentine always prefers to keep his personal life away from the spotlight. Fans wonder if he ever dated someone in his dating life. Even if he did, he never publicly mentioned it to his fans. However, he went public about his relationship with an Argentine woman Celia María Cuccittini, who worked in a magnet manufacturing workshop.

The couple appeared to have a stronger relationship when they tied the knot. They welcomed their only child Lionel Messi on 24th June 1987.

Who is Jorge Messi Dating Now?

Jorge Messi is currently happily living with his wife Celia María Cuccittini with their grandchildren in Paris, France.

Next Read: Meet Lionel Messi’s Wife Antonella Roccuzzo

Professional Career

  • Jorge made a kickoff to his career debut as a former metal factory worker in Rosario, Argentina
  • He also coached his son Leo at the local team, Grandoli before he joined Newell’s Old Boys. The same year, when the prodigy needed hormone injections for a growth deficiency disorder, Jorge organized it for his son Leo
  • The Messi family moved to Spain when Leo was only 13 years old
  • Leo played his first few games at the local Grandoli club, where he was offered a deal by Rosario’s most famous club Newell’s Old Boys. In the following year, the star was diagnosed with growth deficiency disorder
  • The father and son soon disappeared for a few weeks and turned out to have a trial with Barcelona
  • A few months after turning 18, Leo showed up an outstanding performance for Barcelona. Meanwhile, Inter Milan saw this as the perfect opportunity to swoop, and Jorge was believed to be interested in their offer
  • However, Jorge continued with his son becoming Barcelona’s highest-paid player
  • Although he lives in Rosario, he currently manages his son’s career and his businesses remotely
  • In 2013, the Spanish tax authorities began investigating football and discovered irregularities in Messi’s earnings. Between 2007-09, he was accused of evading £3million in taxes by creating offshore accounts
  • Since then, Jorge has now less control over his son’s career authority
  • The father is one of the keys to Messi’s decisions to play for French club PSG

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

According to his date of birth, Jorge Messi is 63 years old. His zodiac sign is unknown.

With great body measurements, he currently weighs 65 kilograms or 143 pounds, and he stands tall at the height of approximately 5 feet and 8 inches or 173 centimeters. Since the brown-haired and black-eyed star is conscious of living a healthy lifestyle, he enjoys a strong vegan diet to stay fit despite being aged.

Net Worth

Since he has been recognized as one of the world’s most renowned celebrity fathers, Jorge has probably made millions of dollars. It is surprising to know that he earns most of his income from his businesses. According to Forbes, Jorge Messi has an estimated net worth of approximately $10 million. And if that’s not enough, he also lets us know about his multiple income streams. So, you can probably bet his net worth only gets higher every year.


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Biography –  Wiki
Full Name Jorge Horacio Messi Perez
Age 63 years old
Date of Birth (DOB) 1958
Gender Male
Profession Businessman
High School To Be Updated
College To Be Updated
Hometown Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina
Nationality Argentine
Ethnicity Italian-Spanish
Religion Christianity
Known As Lionel Messi’s Father
Birthday | Zodiac Sign
Birthday To Be Updated
Birth Year 1958
Birth Place Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina
Zodiac Sign To Be Updated
Siblings | Parents
Father Eusebio Messi
Mother Rosa Maria Pérez
Brothers To Be Updated
Sisters To Be Updated
Half-Siblings To Be Updated
Body Measurements
Height 5′ 8″ in feet and inches
173 cm in centimeters
Weight 65 kg in Kilograms
143 lbs in Pounds
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Black
Body Type Aesthetic
Biceps Size 14 inches
Chest Size 38 inches
Waist Size 32 inches
Hips Size 30 inches
Shoe Size 9 (US)
Sexual Orientation Straight
Diet Vegan
Tattoos None
Net Worth
Income Source Business
Net Worth in 2022 $11 Million
Net Worth in 2023 To Be Updated
Relationship Status
Girlfriend To Be Updated
Marital Status Married
Wife Celia María Cuccittini
Children Rodrigo Messi, Matías Messi, Lionel Messi, Maria Sol Messi
Grandchildren Thiago Messi Roccuzzo, Mateo Messi Roccuzzo, Ciro Messi Roccuzzo
Social Media: Active
Facebook To Be Updated
Instagram To Be Updated
Twitter To Be Updated
Reddit To Be Updated
TikTok To Be Updated
Snapchat To Be Updated
Website To Be Updated
YouTube To Be Updated
Spotify To Be Updated
LinkedIn To Be Updated
Brand/Store To Be Updated