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8 Records Set By Lionel Messi That May Be Difficult To Break

In football, records set by a certain calibre of footballers are usually quite difficult to break.

Lionel Messi was the key man in the FC Barcelona team that many opponents feared him and were not keen on playing against his team. Due to the records, he sets against opponents, many called him a demigod of football. These records of Lionel Messi were set in La Liga during his 17-year stay at FC Barcelona.

However, despite these records set by Lionel Messi; many footballers in La Liga would find it difficult to break it and set a new one.

Here are the 8 records set by Lionel Messi that may be difficult to break.

1. Lionel Messi holds the record for the most goals scored in La Liga (474 goals).

2. Lionel Messi holds the record of the most goals in a season, which was in the 2011/2012 season where he scored 50 goals.

3. Lionel Messi holds the record for most direct free-kick goals in La Liga (50).

4. Lionel Messi holds the record for the most assists in La Liga (217 assists).

5. Lionel Messi holds the record for the most assists in a season, which was in the 2019/2020 season where he gave 22 assists.

6. Lionel Messi holds the record for the most hat-tricks in La Liga (36 hat-tricks).

7. Lionel Messi holds the record for the most hat-tricks in a season, which was in the 2011/2012 season, where he scored 8 hat-tricks.

8. Lionel Messi holds the record for the most game-winning goals in La Liga history, a total of 124.

These are the few records Lionel Messi holds and there are far many others that weren't mentioned but we all know how good Lionel Messi was at FC Barcelona especially when it comes to sustaining a record.

We all hope that he sets new records in his new team, Paris Saint-Germain.

Source: BT Sport on Instagram.

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