The Argentine star reached the figure of 758 goals and breaks Pelé's record February 07, 2022 10:30 p.m. The Argentine star of Paris Sain
The Argentine star reached the figure of 758 goals and breaks Pelé’s record
February 07, 2022 10:30 p.m.
The Argentine star of Paris Saint Germain (PSG), Lionel Messi, continues to make history in his excellent sports career, because this Sunday he managed to break a new record by scoring his 758th goal as a professional player, a figure that allowed him to beat the King Pelé as the third best scorer in history, since this Brazilian legend boasts the amount of 757 goals.
Despite the fact that the information in this type of event often contradicts itself for the players who were active throughout the 20th century, as is the case of the Austrian Josef Bican and the Brazilian himself, MisterChip himself was the one in charge of confirming the registration .
The information was released by the sports analyst through social networks after taking on the task of recovering the goals scored by the highest scoring strikers in history and agrees that Messi is third on the list, thanks to both he scored in PSG’s 5-1 win over Lille.
“Messi has scored the 758th goal of his professional career (671 with Barcelona, 80 with Argentina and 7 with Paris Saint-Germain). He has just surpassed Pelé’s 757. He is already the third best scorer in the history of football professional”.
The leader of this list is the Portuguese striker Cristiano Ronaldo, who at 37 years old has scored 803 goals in 1,103 games, which are spread over 21 seasons, playing for teams like Real Madrid and Manchester United.