He is in the 12th position of this ranking made by 'Yougov' website
Leo Messi is one of the most admired peoplenin the world. At least that is what can be understood by taking a look at this ranking made by the website 'YouGov'. The Argentine appears in the 12th position on a list headed by Bill Gates, Barack Obama and Xi Jinping, the Chinese president.
Messi is in fact the only athlete in asset that is listed. Just above him, in the eleventh position, we find former footballer David Beckham.
Here you can see the entire list: