Why Messi is the king of hat-trick

king-of-goalsLionel Mes­si has final­ly sat­is­fied his hunger for goals after thrash­ing Guardiola’s Man­ches­ter City in the Camp Nou. Leo’s hat-trick against Man City will make it his sev­enth in the his­to­ry of Cham­pi­ons League games.

Mes­si extend­ed being the high­est tre­ble scor­er in a sin­gle game by two who is being fol­lowed by Cris­tiano Ronal­do with (5 hat-tricks), Mario Gomes (3 hat-tricks), Luis Adri­ano Adri­ano (3 hat-tricks) and Fil­ip­po Inza­ghi (3 hat-tricks).

hattrick-messiIn the Cham­pi­ons League his­to­ry, Real Madrid (9 hat-tricks) is the only club that has more hat-tricks than Mes­si. The Argen­tine hat-tricks is equal the Bay­ern Munich’s (7 hat-tricks) while Man­ches­ter Unit­ed (6 hat-tricks) fol­lows the Ger­man club in the high­est.

There have being talks that Leo have past his prime as a foot­baller but with this kind of stat, the Argen­tine impact in foot­ball is still extreme.

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