Register Login Scores

Messi Sets New Copa Del Rey Record After Cup Final Loss

Despite ending up on the losing side, FC Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi made Copa del Rey history after finding the back of the net against Valencia.

Click through the gallery to see Messi's goals in the previous Copa del Rey finals.

Barca's streak of wining four successive Spanish Cups came to an end on Saturday evening following a 2-1 defeat to Valencia 

Messi pulled a goal back in the second half, but it proved to be nothing more than a consolation in the final.

In doing so, the Argentine forward became the first player in Copa del Rey history to score in six finals.

Messi also moved up to sixth in the tournament's all-time scoring list with 50 goals, although he sits 31 strikes behind all-time leader Telmo Zarra.

The 31-year-old ends the season with 50 goals and 22 goals across all competitions for the Catalan giants this season.

Read: Barca's Domestic Double Hopes Dashed After Cup Final Loss

Who do you think was to blame for Barca's cup final loss? Have your say in the comment section below.

nextarticle

Barca's Domestic Double Hopes Dashed After Cup Final Loss

8 comments

Top 5

Middendorp: Football Is A Contact Sport...

90 Nov 12, 2019 07:00 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

Frustrated CR7 Storms Off Pitch, Leaves Stadium? Sarri Responds

52 Nov 11, 2019 08:42 AM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Two Buccaneers On Suspension Tightrope

18 Nov 12, 2019 08:06 AM in Orlando Pirates

9 Players Who Left Barca Because Of Messi

25 Nov 03, 2019 10:21 AM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

41 Epic Images From Chiefs Dramatic Derby Victory

20 Nov 10, 2019 12:01 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Frustrated CR7 Storms Off Pitch, Leaves Stadium? Sarri Responds

52 Nov 11, 2019 08:42 AM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Middendorp: Goal-Posts & Tactically, This Is Nonsense

195 Nov 09, 2019 07:46 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Middendorp Responds To ‘Thuggish Behaviour’ Remarks

154 Nov 10, 2019 12:56 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Ronaldo Facing Two-Year Ban?

45 Nov 12, 2019 07:39 AM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Middendorp: The Trophy Belongs To Sundowns

84 Nov 12, 2019 09:16 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

The Highest-Paid Player At Each EPL Club Revealed

20 Sep 15, 2019 07:15 PM in Cadbury

Inside Bafana Camp As They Prepare For Ghana

16 Nov 11, 2019 09:17 PM in Bafana

FIFA Announce 2019 World Team Of The Year, Salah & Mane Snubbed

76 Sep 23, 2019 09:47 PM in Ballon d’Or

Heartwarming Scenes As Mothiba Gives Fan Special Gift

5 Nov 12, 2019 10:00 AM in Players Abroad