Celebrities including Hollywood star Jackie Chan and Barcelona footballer Lionel Messi have used Panama law firm to invest their millions

Megastars Jackie Chan and Lionel Messi are among the big names celebrities named in the Panama files as using the controversial law form to invest their millions offshore.

At least 20 other footballers from super teams Barcelona, Real Madrid and Manchester United are also said to have used Mossack Fonseca’s services to set up offshore havens.

Lionel Messi, who is already facing tax fraud charges in Spain, owned a Panama company, Mega Star Enterprises Inc, with his father Jorge, leaked documents reveal.

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Martial arts star Jackie Chan

Named: The world’s best footballer Lionel Messi, left, and martial arts star Jackie Chan have used Mossack Fonseca’s services to set up offshore companies

The business, which still exists in Panama, is said to have handled millions from the Barcelona star’s image rights contracts.

Martial arts actor Jackie Chan is also named in the leaked documents as having at least six offshore companies managed through the law firm.

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