Barcelona: Star striker Lionel Messi broke Brazilian star Pelé’s record in terms of scoring the most goals for a football club. Messi reached this position against Valodolid in the Spanish League. Barcelona won 3-0 in this game.
Messi now has 644 goals for Barcelona. Messi has made 749 appearances in 17 seasons. Pelé scored 643 goals while playing for Santos of Brazil.
Messi (Lionel Messi) wrote on Instagram after the game: ‘When I started playing football I never thought I would break a record, especially not about the record I made today’ hui ”.
He wrote: “I want to thank the people who have helped me over the years, my teammates, my family, my friends and everyone who has supported me every day”.
When Lionel Messi equaled Pelé’s record, the Brazilian star congratulated him and said he respected Messi a lot.
Pelé, who played his last game for Santos in 1974, is one of the greatest footballers of all time.