News: Three Powerful Records Lionel Messi Can Break This Season
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There are three powerful strong record Barcelona living legend – Lionel Messi can break this season, The Argentine is set to be back into the game on their next LA liga fixture.
1. Break the record of Telmo Zarra by claiming a seventh Pichichi award
2. Break Ryan Giggs’ record of most trophies with a single club
3. First player to score 10 hat-tricks in the UEFA Champions League
Of course It is no news that the Barcelona and Argentina captain is a prolific goalscorer. Season after season he has delivered for his club, scoring goals for them when they needed them the most, all the while setting up records for himself too.
He has finished as the top scorer in La Liga on six occasions so far, with his latest honor coming in the 2018/19 season, when he scored 36 goals in 34 appearances to take home the Pichichi trophy which also won him a sixth European Golden Shoe.
Currently, he finds himself on level with Athletic legend Telmo Zarra, who had also won the honor six times and set a record that was insurmountable for the past 66 campaigns of the Spanish top flight.
After lifting the La Liga title for a record tenth time in his career last term, he has now won a total of 34 titles with the Spanish club, which has his closing in on the top player to have won most silverware with a single club, Manchester United icon Ryan Giggs who has 36 such honors.
The wizard of a footballer has not gone without at least one major honor with his club since the 2008/09 season and given that he’s always on the top of his game with his club, he needs to win a treble with the Blaugrana to surpass the Welshman’s feat and two major trophies to equal him.
We have already established that when it comes to scoring goals, Messi and Ronaldo are on a completely different level in comparison to their contemporaries.
Ronaldo and Messi are also the top two-goalscorers in the history of UEFA Champions League with 126 and 112 goals respectively.
Apart from the above-mentioned distinction, they also hold the spectacular record of having scored the maximum number of hat-tricks in the elite European competition, with eight apiece.
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