FC Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi made another history which shows how consistent and also necessary his appearance in Barcelona football career.
This superstar already has a profusion of records in his pocket and another record he made after appearing for Barcelona against Rayo Vallecano in their Copa del Rey Round of 16 matches.
Xavi Hernández was one of the greatest players in Barcelona’s career history. He has made 505 appearances in his time at Camp Nou.
Last night Blaugrana magician Lionel Andrés Messi made this history and currently counting 506 matches and on.
Also, Messi surpasses Josep Samitier on the Club list of most all-time Copa del Rey appearances who was a Barca legend approx. a century ago, made 75 appearances in Copa del Rey, and Leo made 76 in his career.
In the 76 matches, Lionel Messi has played for Barcelona and scored 53 goals which are second only to Samitier himself, who had scored 64 goals in 75 matches in Copa del Rey.
The six-time Ballon d’Or winner Leo Messi holds almost every single goal-scoring record in Blaugrana’s history and is undoubtedly Barcelona’s greatest player ever.
At the age of 16 young Leo joined the club’s youth academy, La Masia, and currently, he is pursuing his 17th season for Barcelona.
Over this period, Messi has made a total of 754 appearances in all competitions and has been involved in 933 goals (649 goals, 284 assists) at the rate of 1.23 goal involvements per match in his whole recorded career.
The Argentine has won 33 major trophies with Barcelona, including 10 LaLiga titles and 4 UEFA Champions League trophies and more surprises coming from his side the club will experience.
Barcelona wants to celebrate his records as they are saying on social media and to their fans.