Argentine-born Antonella Roccuzzo is better in her own ways to keep herself distant from the limelight. Unlike many others, she constantly directs all the attention towards her husband, Lionel Messi.
Antonella Roccuzzo Bio & Family Details: Age, Parents, Height
Born on 26 February 1988, Antonella Roccuzzo, age 31, hails from Rosario, Argentina. She is the daughter of her parents, Jose Roccuzzo and Patricia Blanko. Her father, Jose, was a businessman while her mother, Patricia, was into homemaking. Antonella grew up alongside her two sisters, Paula Roccuzzo and Carla Roccuzzo in the football city of Rosario, Argentina.
Antonella Roccuzzo with her parents on 12 October 2017 (Picture: Antonella’s Instagram)
Talking about her education, the 5 feet 2 inches (1.57 meters) tall model completed her basic education from one of the local high schools located in Rosario. Eventually, she enrolled at the University of Argentian to study Odontology in order to actualize her dreams of becoming a dentist. After joining the university, Antonella moved on to study Social Communications with the motive to enhance her social media skills. While doing so, she dropped her childhood dream of becoming a dentist.
Her Career, Net Worth
Antonella Roccuzzo has earned a reputation as a businesswoman besides amassing fame as a wife of the legendary footballer. She is in partnership business with Ricky Sarkany, who is a well-known footwear designer. Antonella also partners with her friend, Sofia, who is the wife of the Uruguayan football player, Luis Suarez. The three of them own a footwear brand that has an outlet in Barcelona. The bran also deals with exquisite accessories like perfumes and has managed to gain the recognition it deserves from inquisitive shoppers.
Antonella Roccuzzo in her modeling avatar (Picture: Antonella’s Instagram)
With her professional job and through some endorsements, the diva has accumulated enormous wealth. Antonella’s financial value is estimated to be around $20 million. Besides, she enjoys the staggering net worth of her footballer husband, which swirls around the figure of $400 million.
Married Life with Lionel Messi; Mother of Three Children
Antonella Roccuzzo first met her future husband, a talented Argentine football player Lionel Messi in 2008. The pair had known each other since Lionel was five years old as Antonella is the cousin of his best friend. Subsequently, the couple strengthened their romantic bond and decided to get engaged in a secret ceremony in 2010.
Two years later, Antonella welcomed a son named Thiago Messi with her boyfriend on 2 November 2012. Furthermore, the couple was blessed with another son named Mateo Messi on 11 September 2015. Following that, Antonella walked down the aisle with Messi on 30 June 2017 at the City Centre Hotel and Casino, Rosario, Argentina.
Antonella Roccuzzo with her husband and sons wishing Merry Christmas in 2019 (Picture: Antonella’s Instagram)
After their blissful marriage, the pair welcomed another child to a family, a son named Ciro Messi on 10 March 2018.
Some Interesting Facts About Antonella Roccuzzo
- Antonella is known for her nickname ‘la negra’ which is given to her because of her black hair and skin color by her parents.
- She is a shutterbug as she enjoys taking pictures and posting them on her social media accounts.
- Antonella is active on Instagram and has around 12 million followers.