Lionel Messi (Merciless Messi.......the Nemesis of most teams) has sensationally won the 2015 Ballon d'Or; otherwise called The World Footballer of the Year, for the 5th time, practically stopping Christino Ronaldo from winning a "Hat-rick" of it at a stretch.
The Argentinian and FC of Barcelona Maestro successfully knocked out his closest rivals, including Real Madrid and Portuguese Forward; C. Ronaldo and Brazilian and Barcelona Forward Neymar to emerge the winner for a record 5th time in his football career.
#SeriousMata observes that Lionel Messi is a football genius and his kinds are only seen once in a long time.
According to Wikipedia, the following are his statistics:
Born: June 24, 1987 (age 28), Rosario Argentia
Height: 1.7 m
Partner: Antonella Roccuzzo (2008–)
Salary: 26.5 million EUR (2015)
Current teams: FC Barcelona (#10 / Forward), Argentina national football team (Forward)