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The Five Records Messi Set In El Clasico

The Five Records Lionel Messi Set In Latest El Clasico

By Kurt Buckerfield - Dec 27, 2017 12:27 PM @KurtLaduma

FC Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi was once again in great form against Real Madrid in El Clasico on Saturday. Here are five records he set within those 90 minutes.

Click through the gallery above to see images of Messi in action against Real on Saturday!

The Argentine and his colleagues beat Los Blancos 3-0 on their own turf on the weekend, seeing the Blaugrana go 14 points clear of Zinedine Zidane's side in the La Liga table, and Messi was instrumental for the Catalan club on the day, scoring a goal and setting up one for teammate Aleix Vidal.

In doing so, the 30-year-old scored his 25th Clasico goal and became the first player to assist 14 strikes in the famous fixture, according to Bleacher Report. 

The forward also became the player who has individually scored the most times against Los Blancos across all competitions, and beat Gerd Muller's record of most strikes for a single European club.

Messi scored his 526th goal for Barca in the clash, beating the former record held by the German legend at Bayern Munich.

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Lastly, the attacker has now scored more than 15 league goals in 10 consecutive La Liga seasons. 

Do you think Messi is the best player in the world? Let us know in the comments section below. 


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Southgc67 Joined: 29 Dec 2017
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Southgc67 Dec 29, 2017 06:53 AM
@msipholar wa lekhosi Penaldo scores more penalties than any other soccer player in history. I dont hear you complain then! Messi pulled kovacic out in the counter on 1st goal. He created attack when they gave that penalty away by putting the ball in box twice. Messi set up Vidal for 3rd goal. Did u even watch the game? #MadridFan... we played well nothing went in.
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MR E Dec 28, 2017 09:51 AM
He is the best in the world, he's phenominal LM10
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blackmeteor Joined: 15 Nov 2017
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blackmeteor Dec 27, 2017 11:47 PM
BEST-OF-THE-BEST .......Because we say so, he will never say it, he is too humble.
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timelessmessi Joined: 10 Dec 2017
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timelessmessi Dec 27, 2017 05:01 PM
@msipholar wa lekhosi remember the song ethi don't cry
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Chiefester Joined: 14 Mar 2012
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Chiefester Dec 27, 2017 04:59 PM
He's a monster to Madrid people.
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msipholar wa lekhosi Joined: 28 Feb 2017
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msipholar wa lekhosi Dec 27, 2017 03:11 PM
now the player who scored a spot kick is a hero .eix this barca people.
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timelessmessi Joined: 10 Dec 2017
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timelessmessi Dec 27, 2017 02:42 PM
How the best miskick in elcassico with the goalkeeper to beat and two goalkeepers for one team same time Messi yiboss converted cavajal into goalie hahahahatlitltltl
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Schweinstriker_31 Dec 27, 2017 01:43 PM
king LM10
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Golden Boots Joined: 08 Feb 2015
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Golden Boots Dec 27, 2017 01:34 PM
These are old news. Many players say he's the best because he is humble and doesn't praise himself. And he has respect for players before him and after him!

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