- Messi becomes the only player to score a goal in 15 seasons of the Champions League in a row.
- Mbappe breaks Lionel Messi’s record.
After Cristiano Ronaldo’s 700 goals record. His top rival Barcelona’s Superstar Lionel Messi creates history to become the first-ever player to score a goal in 15 consecutive seasons of champions league.
Messi scored against SK Slavia Prague FC on Wednesday in a Champions League round-up match. With the help of this goal, Barcelona won by 2-1 against The Czech Champions. Slavia leveled the score with the help of the goal produce by Jan Boril but unfortunately found themselves at losing side as Peter Olayinka scored an own goal. Barcelona moved to the top of the table in Group F with this win.
Ronaldo’s only rival:
Argentina’s star forward scored for 15th season in a raw of champions league history. He is the only player to reach this milestone. Messi scored goals every year for Barcelona from the 2005/06 season in the champions league.
A few days back, Cristiano Ronaldo scored 700th goal in his career as he becomes the only 6th player to reach this massive milestone. Messi is the only active player who can reach the milestone of 700 goals. Messi has 674 goals in 830 matches on his name while Ronaldo has 701 goals in 976 matches.
Also Read: Cristiano Ronaldo creates history.
Scored against 33rd team:
Slavia Prague became 33rd different team against Messi has scored, brought him to level another milestone. Former Real Madrid stars Raul Gonzalez and Cristiano Ronaldo also scored against 33 different sides.
These three are top goalscorers in Champions League history. Ronaldo is on top of the table with 127 goals. Messi on second spot with 112 total goals, While Raul on third position with 71 goals.
Mbappe breaks Messi’s Record:
While On Tuesday, Kylian Mbappe breaks one of the Messi’s record. He becomes the youngest player to score 15 goals in the Champions League history.
Mbappe did at 20 years and 306 days old age, while Lionel Messi was already 21 years old when he scored 15th champions league goal.
The Barcelona star’s goal was his first Champions League finish in this season and overall third of the season. He scored twice in La-Liga after his return to the field from an injury.