Lionel Messi scored the 700th goal in his career in the style of mil

Messi and Ronaldo are the only active players who have scored 700 goals in his career

In the match against Atletico Madrid (2:2) in 33-m round of the championship of Spain striker “Barcelona” Lionel Messi scored the milestone goal in his career – he was 32-year-old Argentine 700-m in the club and national team. Messi is only the second active player to have passed this mark. First, of course, Cristiano Ronaldo.


In this 700th goal in his career Messi scored gracefully – he took a penalty in the style of Antonin Panenka, podsunuv the ball chute at the center of the gate, but in Ukraine, this trick is better known for the famous shot of Artem Milevskyi scored in the penalty shoot-out at the 2006 world Cup.

Лионель Месси забил 700-й гол в карьере в стиле Милевского

Photo: REUTERS/Albert Gea

630 goals Lionel Messi scored in 724 appearances for Barcelona, another 70 goals the striker scored in the national team of Argentina, which has already spent 138 games, according to Opta.

Note that the top scorer in the history of football version is a former Austrian and Czechoslovakian forward Josef Bican who scored 805 career goals. Are also ahead of Romario (772 goals), Pele (767), Ferenc Puskas (746) and Gerd Muller (735).

By the way, on Tuesday, Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 728-th goal in career. The Portuguese scored with a beautiful strike in the match against Genoa in the Italian League.

Previously, we reported that Messi and other players of “Barcelona” had an argument with the coach in the locker room. The players of the Catalan team expressed their dissatisfaction with the coach, his tactics and substitutions.

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