Lionel Messi has often been termed the greatest player of all time. Over the years Messi has made and broken quite a few records in the world of football. In total, Messi has scored 811 goals in total for his club and for his country.
Messi has scored a total of 672 goals for FC Barcelona. This made him the record goal-scorer of the club. He has scored 474 goals in La Liga, 120 Champions League goals, and 56 goals in Copa del Rey. He also has scored 14 goals in the Supercopa de Espana, five goals in the Club World Cup, and three goals in the UEFA Super Cup. Messi has also scored six goals for the FC Barcelona B team.
Lionel Messi, since signing for Paris-Saint-Germain, has scored 31 goals for the club. He has scored 21 goals in the Ligue 1, nine goals for PSG in the Champions League and one goal in the Trophée des Champions.
For the Argentina National Team, Messi has scored 102 goals. He has scored 28 goals in the World Cup Qualification, 48 goals in the International Friendlies, 13 goals in Copa America. Messi has also got 13 goals in the World Cup for his country.
How Many Assists has Messi made?
Lionel Messi has overall 395 assists under his belt in his career. Messi has made 304 assists while his time at Barcelona. During his stay at Barca, Messi assisted 216 times in La Liga, and 41 times in the Champions League. He also made 36 assists in Copa del Rey, six assists in Supercopa, one in the Club World Cup and three in the UEFA Super Cup.
Leo has also made his mark on French soil since he signed for Paris- Saint- Germain in 2021. He has four assists for PSG in the Champions League, 30 assists for the club in Ligue 1 and just one assist in Trophée des Champions.
Messi has 56 assists for the Argentine national team. He has 11 assists in the World Cup Qualifications and 18 assists in the International Friendlies. Messi has also got 17 assists in the Copa America, eight assists in the World Cup and two assists in the Finalissima.
Lionel Messi has played 1044 matches throughout his career. Messi has represented his country in 174 matches. He has played 60 World Cup Qualifiers for Argentina, and 53 International Friendly Matches. La Pulga has also played 34 Copa America Matches and 24 World Cup matches for Argentina. And he has also played one Finalassima (earlier known as Artemio Franchi Trophy).
For Barcelona, Messi has played a total of 778 for the first team and 22 matches for the FC Barcelona B team. Messi played 520 matches in La Liga, 149 matches in the Champions League, 80 matches in the Copa del Rey. He has also played 20 matches in the Super Copa, five matches in the Club World Cup and four matches in the UEFA Super Cup.
After his switch to Ligue 1 side, Messi has featured as a PSG player 70 matches. Messi has played 53 matches in the Ligue 1, 14 matches in the Champions League for PSG, two matches in the Coupe de France and one match in the Trophée des Champions.
How many trophies have Messi won?
Messi is the second highest trophy getter in the sport after ex-Barca team-mate Dani Alves. Messi has won 42 trophies in his career so far. He has won 10 La Liga, seven Copa del Rey and eight Super Copa de España. He has also won four UEFA Champions League, three UEFA Super Cup and 3 UEFA Club World Cup with Barcelona. With PSG, Messi has lifted one Ligue 1 title and one Trophée des Champions trophy.
Lionel Messi has won quite some silver wear with his national team as well. He has won the FIFA World Youth Champion with the Argentina U20 team in 2005. Then he went on to win the Summer Olympics in 2008. Messi won the Copa America cup in 2021, after defeating rivals Brazil in the Final. He then Finalissima in 2022 after defeating Euro champions Italy. In December 2022, Messi won the World Cup after defeating France in the final.
Supratim Banerjee is a football content writer at FirstSportz, currently pursuing B.COM from University of Calcutta.
Supratim has been following the sport since 2010. He is a huge Barcelona and Argentina fan. He follows other like Cricket, WWE as well.
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