Pele recently sent a heartfelt message to lionel as the argentine broke the record for the most number of goals scored by an individual for a single club. Messi earned himself an early christmas present last week by netting his 644th goal for barcelona in the victory over real valladolid.
The argentine 33 achieved the feat with a diving.
Lionel messi or pele. In other words we re calling messi the goat because he has a better goal scoring rate than the official goal scoring goat and all while player in the same area compared to say bican or pele. Messi is 24 pele played until he was in his late 30s albeit prancing around for the new york cosmos. Brazil great pele has left both cristiano ronaldo and lionel messi out of his fifa 21 team of the year.
Cristiano ronaldo and lionel messi are seen as two of the greatest footballers to have played. The argentine reached the landmark with a. Ya sure he is a great player but not like some football fans talks a.
Cnn lionel messi scored his 644th goal for barcelona on tuesday surpassing pele s longstanding goalscoring record for a single club. We show you many facts about pele which you never knew. In doing so the argentine superstar surpassed the 643 goals.
Do you think pele is overrated. But pele believes that cristiano ronaldo. Statistical comparison of the careers of lionel messi and edson arantes do nascimento pelé.
Lionel messi equalled brazil legend pele s record of 643 goals for a single club by scoring for barcelona in saturday s draw against valencia. Cnn lionel messi equaled brazil legend pele s record of 643 goals for a single club after scoring in barcelona s 2 2 draw against valencia on saturday. The goals count is also heavily in pele s favor albeit benefiting from a fair number scored.
The argentine drew level with the brazilian legend s total of. Goals titles awards.