Barcelona did the impossible after winning 6–1 in Camp Nou against a tough PSG side. The Catalan club went for a miraclous comeback that sees them through to the quarter final. But the most astonishing is the statistics of the last ten minutes of the game (85 — 95 minutes).
Messi is way better than Cristiano Ronaldo this season after revealing stats of the Argentine. In four Champions League game Leo has played this season, he has scored nine goals. But it’s not the talking point, the main things is that he’s just two goals away from reaching Ronaldo’s record of 11 goals in a particular season of Champions League group stage. Continue reading
As Lionel Messi scored the two goal for his side against Celtic in the 5th round of the Champions League group stage. His two goals not only did it help Barcelona to qualify into the next stage of the competition but it also added to his record in terms of international goals.
It is interesting to know that the English Premier League teams have suffered the most just playing against Messi in the Champions League. Leo most goals in the Champions League is mostly against the English counterpart.
Lionel Messi’s has shown his unstoppable form especially since his return from injury. Upon his return from injury, he scored a hat-trick against Manchester City and a double against Valencia. In summary, In just eleven games this season, Leo has scored 14 goals and recorded 6 assist.
Lionel 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.
Many football pundits would argue Lionel Messi still is the best player in the world. The reason is simple, he’s a decider in many games played. For instance, Argentina have only won a game without Leo in the 2018 World Cup Qualifier games but have won all three games Messi played in. The Argentine player have once again proven that he’s still the perfect finisher.
Javier Mascherano who made the starting lineup for FC Barcelona against Leganes now have the record of no goal scored in most games in the league. The Argentine is a regular for the Austrian coach but have not scored 174 La Liga games.
Lionel Messi will be faced with a task of increasing his sufferers in the Spanish La Liga this weeekend. The only teams Leo have not scored against are Leganes and Las Palmas. As FC Barcelona faces Leganes on Saturday at Butarque, Leo will try to score a goal for the first time.
With FC Barcelona winning the Spanish Super Cup on Wednesday against Sevilla, it makes it the 29th title Lionel Messi have won in the Catalan club. This trophy is special for Leo because it’s the first time he’s being given the responsibility to lift the trophy after the injured first captain ‘Iniesta’ was out, Leo acted as the captain.