Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Messi, the Mint Records

BARCELONA - Lionel Messi again showed sharp as a striker. Messi became the first player who had scored five goals in the Champions League.

Yes, the achievements were successfully carved out by Messi after bringing topple Barcelona Bayer Leverkusen in the Champions League last 16 second leg at Camp Nou.

Barca goals contributed by Messi who scored five goals, and Tello added to the donation of two goals, making the hosts triumphed by a score of 7-1 (10-2) over the German representative.

Sebagaiimana reported by the Guardian, Thursday (08/03/2012), surpassing the record number of attackers Messi as the legendary Alfredo Di Stefano, Ferenc Puskas and Marco van Basten who scored four goals in the match in the European Cup or Champions League.

With the addition of these five goals, then Messi has scored 12 goals this season. The original players are educated La Massia match the achievement Ruud van Nistelrooy, who scored 12 goals in the 2002-03 Champions League competition.

Not only that, Messi also requires eight goals to be Barca's top scorer of all time. Currently, Messi winning six goals from Mario Gomez in the race for golden boot in the Champions League.


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