Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are the two great footballers in recent time and both of them have already made many records each. To them, records are meant to be broken. Now, earlier today, the Argentine sensation has owned another record. Earlier, Cristiano Ronaldo grabbed the record but now, Lionel Messi once again overtook Cristiano Ronaldo!
It has been heard that LM10 is going to overtake Cristiano Ronaldo!. In the next week, the new Ballon d’Or winner’s named will be announced. According to the European media, by leaving behind three Liverpool players, Lionel Messi is going to win the Ballon d’Or. And if that will may, the Argentine captain Messi will overtake Cristiano Ronaldo. But the Barca forward did not wait for the next week but yesterday, his team Barcelona played a Champions League group stage match and by scoring a goal in the match, the Argentine forward has overtaken Cristiano Ronaldo Already.
Lionel #Messi sets another incredible Champions League record. When he raced onto a Luis Suárez pass to double Barcelona’s lead against Borussia Dortmund, it was his first goal against the German giants, which meant he has now scored against 34 different teams in the competition. pic.twitter.com/ntgaLJsu1q
— iSports (@iSports16) November 28, 2019
Earlier yesterday, at the Camp Nou, an important match of the UCL took place between Barcelona and Borussia Dortmund. Wearing his favorite club’s shirt, Lionel Messi has touched the milestone of playing the 700th match and he celebrated it through an amazing goal. And his eye-catchy performance of the match will be remembered for a long time. By scoring the goal against the German team, Messi has overtaken CR7. Before the match, in the Champions League, Messi had goals against the 33 different clubs. And yesterday, his prey was the German club Borussia Dortmund and scored at least a goal against the 34 different teams and to do so, he overtook the Portuguese forward and owned the record.
Lionel Messi scores against his 34th opponent in the Champions League
A competition record 🐐 pic.twitter.com/QpsULytI7p
— B/R Football (@brfootball) November 27, 2019
The Uruguayan forward Luis Suarez led the local team ahead against the German club and in the 33rd minute, Messi increased the goal difference. In the end, Barcelona left the ground by a 3 – 1 victory where the 3rd goal was scored by the French striker Antoine Griezmann. Due to the injury of Ousmane Dembele, the current Barca’s attacking section consists of Messi-Suarez-Griezmann. In such an important match, the three attackers’ goal reduced the tension of the Barca coach Ernesto Valverde. Besides, by winning the match, Barcelona has secured its next round ticket.
In the season of the UCL, CR7 is not in his regular form. For the reason, Messi has easily passed him and now finding the new opponents. Before the season, the record was grabbed by Cristiano and Raul. Both of them scored goals against the 33 opponents each.