On the other hand cristiano ronaldo has 222 assists out of which 44 were indirect assists. An assist is a contribution by a player that supports to score a goal in the football sport.
Lionel messi 721 goals.
Who has scored more goals lionel messi or cristiano ronaldo. Ronaldo only beat the argentine superstar during the 2013. Romario 734 goals. Since then lionel messi has scored 648 goals in 753 matches for barcelona helping them win a plethora of trophies including 10 laliga titles and 4 uefa champions league trophies.
Lionel messi has 302 assists out of which 69 were indirect assists. Overall ronaldo boasts 102 strikes in the famous red and green jersey of portugal and there s more than enough time for the real madrid legend to creep further. While ronaldo currently has more goals overall messi has the edge in the scoring department with a higher season average 40 to 35 having hit a high of 73 goals in 2011 12.
Ronaldo has scored 746 goals in 1041 games whereas messi has scored 700 goals in 861 games. Messi is firmly on course to end his illustrious career with more official goals than romario and pele but will he score more than cristiano ronaldo. Ronaldo reaches 102 portugal goals.
The complete list of the top 20 footballers who scored the most official goals between 2011 and 2020 is as follows. According to the statistics messi has outscored ronaldo in 10 of the past 12 seasons when spot kick goals are removed from the equation. Lionel messi and cristiano ronaldo occupy the top two spots.