Lionel Messi set a new La Liga record

Lionel Messi set a new La Liga record

Forward of the Barcelona Spanish football club Lionel Messi has become the only player who could score more than 20 goals in 12 seasons of the Championship of Spain.

In the match of the 28th round of the Spanish Football Championship, Barcelona defeated Mallorca 4-0. Messi scored the fourth goal of the match, which became for him the 20th in a row during the current La Liga season. Over the previous 11 seasons Messi had not scored less than 23 goals during the tournament.

Barcelona, winning the sixth time in the last seven matches, leads the score table with 5 points advantage over Real.

Lionel Andres Messi was born in Argentina on June 24, 1987. He is a graduate of the Barcelona Football Academy. Messi has been playing for the first team since he was 17 years old. Over this period, together with the club, he has won ten Spanish Champion titles, four UEFA Champions Leagues, six Cups of Spain, eight Spanish Super Cups, three European Super Cups and three World Championships between clubs. He was the UEFA Champions League and the Championship of Spain top scorer six times.