LIONEL MESSI RECORD

  • Lionel Messi assists keep Barcelona on course for trophies January 27, 2014

    Lionel Messi has set the bar so high for himself that even a brief dip in scoring form immediately raises eyebrows but it also allows other aspects of his game to be recognised. The Argentina forward's incredible goals tally in recent years he has netted 47, 53, 73 and 60...
  • Lionel Messi surpasses Pele's record November 12, 2012

    Lionel Messi surpassed Pele's milestone of goals in a calendar year by scoring for the 75th and 76th time in 2012 to move within nine of Gerd Muller's alltime record as Barcelona won 42 at Mallorca in the Spanish league on Sunday. The 25yearold Argentine forward now needs 10 more goals...