Lionel Messi arrived in Argentina this Wednesday morning and immediately moved to the sports complex that the AFA has in Ezeiza, to begin the concentration with the Argentine National Team for the date of World Cup Qualifiers heading to Qatar 2022 and the dispute of the Copa América.
Messi left for Argentina on Tuesday afternoon from Barcelona. He did it accompanied by his wife Antonela Roccuzzo and his three children, Mateo, Thiago and Ciro. The Barcelona player, as is a custom every time he travels to his country, he did so aboard his impressive private plane.
What is Lionel Messi's private plane like?
Lionel Messi's plane is a Gulfstream V aircraft, registration LV-IRQ, manufactured in the United States in 2002. The Argentine star invested 15 million dollars to acquire this property.
The plane's capacity is for 16 people and with a range of more than 10,800 kilometers, almost the distance between Argentina and Barcelona (11,087 km). The cruising speed reaches more than 940 km / h and the seats are high-end because they can be converted into beds and, in addition, it has two bathrooms, one with a shower, and two kitchens. The fuselage of the plane stretches 29 meters.
The stairs of the aircraft are personalized with the names of his three children, his wife and hers. In addition, on the tail you can see the number 10, the one he uses today in his club and in the national team.