Lionel Messi earns a staggering £336,000 each week! That’s £2,000 an hour or £33 a minute! (and 56p a second – in case you where wondering!) Incredible! Check out how long it would take him to buy the luxuries below…
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Holiday to the Maldives
In 2 hours, 55 minutes and 30 seconds, Lionel Messi would have earned enough money to go on Holiday to the Maldives.
If Lionel Messi fancied swapping his boots for a more expensive pair, he could buy these fashion boots from A.F Vandevorst (made with 4000 diamonds). Costing over £2m, it would take Lionel Messi 41 days, 22 hours, 57 minutes and 36 seconds to afford them.
Trip to Space
Lionel Messi would only have to work for 3 days and 3 hours to earn enough money to go to space.
If Lionel Messi wanted to get his hands on the latest Apple gadget, it would only take 6 hours and 45 minutes to buy this £13,500 18 Karat iWatch!
The Lanesborough Hotel
It would take just 20 hours for Lionel Messi to earn enough money to stay five nights at this £8,000 per night luxury hotel in London.
Apartment in Mayfair
It would only take Lionel Messi 72 days and 22 hours to buy this luxury 2 bed apartment on Berkeley Streen in Mayfair.
Gold iPhone 6
If Lionel Messi wanted to upgrade to the latest iPhone, it would take just 1 hour and 12 minutes to afford this £2,400 Gold iPhone 6!
Lionel Messi would only have to work for 1 day and 21 hours before he could earn enough money to buy three private islands.
24 karat Gold Xbox One
Should a normal Xbox One not suffice, Lionel Messi could afford to buy three Gold Xbox Ones, costing £6,000, in just 9 hours.
It would take Lionel Messi just 41 days and 16 hours to provide clean drinking water to one million people in the third world.
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