Leo has already surpassed Pelé and now he has different objectives. For some, you most likely have your final likelihood this season.
Lionel Messi got here to soccer to, amongst different issues, break all doable information. And neither the passage of time and the years above appear to sluggish it down. Although the Argentine all the time affirmed that the information should not his principal motivation as a result of he factors to the collective, his fixed degree leads him to occupy the highest in nearly each one of many statistics. The information is that he turned the highest scorer for a membership worldwide, by beating none aside from Pelé: 644 objectives from Leo in Barcelona and 643 by the Brazilian within the Santos.
And though the listing is countless (high scorer for Barcelona, El Clásico, La Liga, extra objectives in a season and in a calendar 12 months …) 10 nonetheless have some marks to beat. Which of them are nearer?
With 749 video games, Leo is simply 18 away from catching up with Xavi Hernández and turning into the participant who wore the Blaugrana shirt probably the most occasions. If there are not any surprising issues, he’ll overcome it this season between League, Champions and Copa del Rey matches. The historic midfielder of the culé staff and Spain left with 767 duels.
Messi has already performed 147 video games with Barsa in a very powerful competitors in Europe and is simply 4 away from catching up with Hernández, who’s the one who performed the match probably the most occasions for a similar staff. If he manages to cross to PSG within the spherical of 16, he might add these two pairs of video games he wants.
For now, he shares the determine of 17 years in a row on the membership with Xavi and Rexach. If he reaches an settlement and renews, he would be the one who performed probably the most seasons in a row in the entire blaugrana.
On this locker, the dethroned wouldn’t be Xavi, however Ryan Giggs, which with Manchester United reaped 36 trophies. What number of does Messi have in Barcelona? 34. With a double, he would attain the determine this season.