Antonella Roccuzzo is an Argentine professional model from Santa Fe, Rosario, Argentina who is currently under contract with a shoe designer based in Argentina named Ricky Sarkany since November 2016. She is also a social media personality as a result of her numerous beautiful family photos which she uploads on her Instagram handle.
Also, Roccuzzo is being celebrated for being the wife of a multi-award winning Argentine professional player, Lionel Messi who has been playing for Barcelona Football Club almost throughout his football career. He also doubles as captain of Argentina national team. Never relenting on her husband’s fortune, the hot model also operates her own business together with Sophia Balbi. For more background details about Lionel Messi’s wife, scroll further.
Antonella Roccuzzo Bio (Age)
The comely model was born in Santa Fe, Rosario, Argentina on 26th February 1988. Her father’s name is Jose Roccuzzo and he was a businessman while her mother, Patricia Blanko was into homemaking. She was raised together with her two sisters, Paula Roccuzzo and Carla Roccuzzo in the football city of Rosario, Argentina.
Prior to her enrollment into the University of Argentina to study Odontology in order to actualize her dreams of becoming a dentist Lionel Messi’s wife completed her basic education from one of the local high schools situated in Rosario. After enrolling into the university, Roccuzzo moved on to study Social Communications so as to enhance her social media skills thereby dropping her childhood dream of becoming a dentist.
There is no denying of the fact that Antonella Roccuzzo is an attractive woman who has a lovely body build that has helped her in her modeling career. She is not actually the tallest woman in the world as she is 5 feet 2 inches (1.57m) tall and weighs about 54kg (119 lbs).
Even though her height is not the best for the runway, it is very perfect for modeling. In addition, she has a body measurement of hip size – 36 inches, waist size – 25 inches and bra size – 32 inches.
Facts About Messi’s Wife
1. Antonella Roccuzzo is a Businesswoman
Antonella Roccuzzo is in partnership business with Ricky Sarkany, who is a well-known footwear designer along with her friend Sofia Balbi, Luis Suarez’s wife. Together they own a footwear boutique in Barcelona. Lionel Messi’s wife has managed to balance her time between business and family as she takes adequate care of her children and husband.
2. How She Met Her Husband
The pretty model met her husband, Lionel Messi when she was five years old through her cousin, Lucas Scaglia who was also Messi’s childhood pal. Messi always had to visit his friend in order to spend time with Antonella.
3. Roccuzzo’s Wedding Ceremony
Antonella Roccuzzo got engaged to her childhood lover, Lionel Messi in a secret ceremony in 2010 before walking down the aisle on 30th June 2017 at the City Centre Hotel and Casino, Rosario, Argentina. The wedding ceremony was attended by many prominent dignitaries including the Argentina royal family and famous footballers such as Sergio Kun Aguero, Cesc Fabregas, Samuel Eto Fils and Carles Puyol.
Before the wedding, Lionel Messi’s wife has already welcomed two of her kids together with her husband namely; Thiago Messi, born on 2nd November 2012 and Mateo Messi born on 11th September 2015. Then after the wedding, Ciro Messi was added to the family on 10th March 2018.
4. Her Husband
The gorgeous model married Lionel Messi on 30th June 2017. Her husband is a renowned football superstar who is rated as one of the best footballers in the world. He is an Argentine professional footballer who achieved many feats while playing for his national team which includes winning the 2005 FIFA World Youth Championship and being his country’s all-time leading goal scorer and many more.
In addition, the highly skilled footballer plays as a forward and captain for Barcelona Football Club along with winning club record of 34 trophies which includes 10 La Liga titles, 4 UEFA Champions League trophies and 6 Copas Del Rey. His groundbreaking records include being the current record holder for most goals scored in LA Liga and Europe’s top five leagues (417), the only player to win five FIFA Ballons d’Or and the first player to win five European Golden Shoes, among several others.
5. Roccuzzo’s Net Worth
The pretty model has accumulated enormous wealth for herself through her endorsement and record deals as well as her boutique business. Her financial value is estimated at $20 million.