Lionel Messi Record

  • Lionel Messi assists keep Barcelona on course for trophies January 28, 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 all-time record as Barcelona won 4-2 at Mallorca in the Spanish league on Sunday. The 25-year-old Argentine forward now needs 10 more goals...