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12 Incredible Records Messi Broke During His Career

12 Incredible Records Lionel Messi Broke During His Career

By David Kappel - Jun 24, 2016 08:45 PM @kappilinho

FC Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi broke another record this week when he became Argentina's all-time top scorer – here are 12 incredible milestones he has reached during his career.

Read: 11 Stars Destined To Be 'Next Messi' Or 'Next Neymar'

The Argentine turned 29 today (Friday) and can already look back at an incredible career.

He has cemented his name in football's history books after breaking the following 12 records, as listed by Squawka:

Most FIFA Ballons d’Or: 5 (previous: Michel Platini, Marco van Basten, Johan Cruyff, 3)

Catalan derby record scorer: 15 (previous: Cesar Rodriguez, 12)

El Clasico all-time record scorer: 21 (previous: Alfredo Di Stefano, 18)

Most titles with Barca: 28 – joint top with Andres Iniesta (previous: Xavi, 25)

Most hat-tricks in Spanish football: 35 (previous: Telmo Zarra, 31)

Most league goals in a single season: 50 (previous: Dudu Georgescu, 47)

Argentina all-time record scorer: 55 (previous: Gabriel Batistuta, 54)

Most goals for a club in a single season: 73 (previous: Gerd Muller, 67 goals)

Most goals in a calendar year: 91 (previous: Gerd Muller, 85)

Record scorer in the most La Liga matches: 194 (previous: Raul, 186 matches)

La Liga all-time record scorer: 312 (previous: Telmo Zarra, 253 goals)

Barca all-time record scorer: 453 (previous: Cesar Rodriguez, 232 goals)

Read: Ronaldo Breaks Two All-Time Euro Records

Which do you think is Messi's most impressive record to date? Have your say in the comments section below.


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Bhekisisa_KINGSISA_Sosibo Joined: 03 Feb 2014
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Bhekisisa_KINGSISA_Sosibo Jun 27, 2016 06:19 PM
3 years 3 finals 360 mins 8 shots and just 1 on target. 0 goals 0 assists 0 pre-assists No secret injury and they call him greatest of all time. Bwahaha. Best player?
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thembaniklaasen Jun 26, 2016 01:20 PM
@Visca el barca Jali,Modise,Billiat & many others,even if they play/played for our rivals have to be appreciated.U cant deny a top player just because of rivarl team.I dont support BarCows but this goat is really amazing...
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Doc@ceza.com. Jun 26, 2016 12:38 PM
Wow! THE INCREDIBLE LEONEL LEO MESSI,LM10 AND BEST WORLD NO:10 EVER. UTB
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Pholish Moyana Jun 26, 2016 06:37 AM
Ballon d'or
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success ngomane Jun 26, 2016 02:53 AM
most ballon awards
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swalala Jun 25, 2016 09:31 PM
So no record in UEFA?
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nicco14_k4l Jun 25, 2016 08:30 PM
Bring on CR Draw's record, Cowditor
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VASRATE Jun 25, 2016 07:55 PM
King
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jomac Jun 25, 2016 07:53 PM
The GOAT!
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Messaldo70 Jun 25, 2016 06:13 PM
@The_ultimate_Tumelo yeah man that 91 goals does it to me too
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THALENTE ZONDO Jun 25, 2016 05:49 PM
All Of Dem#His Da Greatest of His Generation(KingMessi-LM10)
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Mzakes 4lyf Jun 25, 2016 04:00 PM
no news here...mxm boring cowditor..CR7 ke bossssss#say it loud i dnt care abt yr messssi thing
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The_ultimate_Tumelo Jun 25, 2016 02:45 PM
The 91 goals record does it for me.
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nduna 14 Joined: 19 Jun 2016
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nduna 14 Jun 25, 2016 01:11 PM
yah u r the boss Mr Messi , i wish u teach selfish Penaldo hw u do ur things . A Player plus
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Visca el barca Jun 25, 2016 12:08 PM
yaz it's foolish 2 compare this guys cz every1 can c who is d best,I know its hard 2 accept that messi is d best in history cz they support d rivals bt deep they know,,its lk here in Mzansi,as a chiefs support,it was hard ukuvuma ukuthi jali was great,,although deep down I knew that mhlekazi was amazing,,i can say it now cz he is no longer at pirate so 4 that reason we understand,,visca king messi
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Visca el barca Jun 25, 2016 12:07 PM
yaz it's foolish 2 compare this guys cz every1 can c who is d best,I know its hard 2 accept that messi is d best in history cz they support d rivals bt deep they know,,its lk here in Mzansi,as a chiefs support,it was hard ukuvuma ukuthi jali was great,,although deep down I knew that mhlekazi was amazing,,i can say it now cz he is no longer at pirate so 4 that reason we understand,,visca king messi
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thoamawi Jun 25, 2016 11:27 AM
Messi is all in one
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dicozee Jun 25, 2016 11:24 AM
Most impressive for me is the titles with Barca, the rest is just his personal bonuses. 28 title in a record breaking short period of time, I think the title average per year is 100+%. Thts bravo..
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shaunV Joined: 09 Aug 2014
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shaunV Jun 25, 2016 11:04 AM
Haha Ronaldo best scorer not best player
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FancyFootWork Jun 25, 2016 10:21 AM
Incredible, but Ronaldo has won '20 Ballon D'ors...!#GOLD&BOLD

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