EXCLUSIVE: Barcelona captain breaks another record after scoring brace against Getafe
Barcelona are at home to Getafe and are currently winning by 3-1 in the first half after Lionel Messi has already gotten a brace in the first 45 minutes of the game.
Lionel Messi opened the scoring in the 8th minute but the visitors leveled up four minutes later through a Clement Lengelet own goal.
Sofian Chakla also did an own goal to take the Catalan club 2-1 up and in the 33rd minute, the Argentine got his second of the night from a beautiful finish.
With his goals tonight, Lionel Messi has now scored 469 LaLiga goals. That’s one more than Alan Shearer and Wayne Rooney (the 2 all-time Premier league scorers) managed COMBINED. However, Messi has played 418 fewer games.
Lionel Messi has created yet another record as After his goals tonight, Lionel Messi has become the only player to score 25+ league goals in each of the last 12 seasons.