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Discussion in 'Sports' started by Mueez Adeyeye, Aug 28, 2021.

  1. Mueez Adeyeye

    Mueez Adeyeye New Member

    Aug 26, 2021
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    Ibadan, Nigeria
    IMG_20210827_210714.jpg IMG_20210827_210813.jpg Lionel Messi is one of Barcelona's greatest player, he's even regard to as G.O.A.T that is, (Greatest Of All Time) by many people would wide. Messi has only played for FC Barcelona, where he first signed at age 13. He also plays for the Argentina national team. By the age of 16, Messi made his first appearance for the FC Barcelona, putting himself in the record books on May 1, 2005, as the youngest player to ever score a goal for the franchise. Messi spent twenty-one years at the club, In this time, Messi has turned himself into arguably the greatest player of all time.


    Most goals in La Liga

    In November 2014, Lionel Messi broke the La Liga record for goals when he surpassed Telmo Zarra’s figure of 251 goals. He ended up with a staggering 474 goals in 520 La Liga games for Barcelona. That translates to an average of 0.91 goals/game. He maintained a stunning ratio of 89 minutes per goal over 520 La Liga games.

    For his goals in the league, Messi won the Pichichi Trophy (awarded to the player with the most goals in a league season) a record eight times.,

    Most assists in La Liga

    Messi’s brilliance does not only end with scoring goals but also helping his Barcelona teammates do the same. The Copa America winner put on 193 assists, another La Liga record.

    Most goals in a single La Liga season

    The six-time Ballon d’Or winner holds the record for the most goals in a single La Liga season. Messi went on a rampaging run in the 2011-12 season. He finished with 50 goals in 37 La Liga matches.

    Most goals for a single club

    In December 2020, Lionel Messi surpassed Pele’s tally of 643 goals to set the record for the most goals scored for a single club. He scored against Real Valladolid to notch his 644th goal for the club.

    Most goals in a calendar year

    Messi’s stupendous 2011-12 season carried on into the year 2012 where the Flea sent goalscoring records tumbling. Along with breaking the record for most goals in a single season, Messi also broke the record for the most number of goals scored in a single calendar year. His tally in 2012 finished at a frankly absurd 91 goals. Messi received an entry into the Guinness Book of World Records for his superhuman feat.

    Most goals scored in El Classico and Derbi Barceloni

    Most hat-tricks in La Liga

    Most appearances for FC Barcelona

    Most trophies won in club history

    Despite all these archivements in Barcelona he supposed to remain the greatest player in the club's history, doe he left Barcelona for PSG, some said it was because of Barcelona financial status, at least Barcelona should allow him to shine in another club.

    I dislike how his photo was removed from Camp Nou at least they should honor him as their greatest player, doe he left the club.

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