Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo has achieved another milestone. This is not individual achievement, but a combined one from one of the best footballers. Both footballers have scored 1000 career goals in their club and country appearances. Let’s see who has scored how many goals for club and country.
Lionel Messi And Cristiano Ronaldo Totaled 1000 Goals Combined
Cristiano Ronaldo, the three times FIFA Ballon Dor winner has scored total of 518 goals for club and country in total of 773 appearances with a goal ratio of 0.67. On the other hand, Lionel Messi netted 482 goals in 613 appearances with goal scoring ratio of 0.79.
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|LIONEL MESSI||STATS||CRISTIANO RONALDO|
|0.79||Goals Per Game||0.67|
|26||Club Trophies Won||16|
In terms of winning the best player of the year, both footballers dominated the football world by bagging 8 Ballon D’ors combined.
Lionel Messi has won 26 club trophies with Barcelona, while Cristiano Ronaldo won total of 16 trophies with British club Manchester United and Spanish club Real Madrid. In his career, Cristiano Ronaldo scored 38 hat-tricks, while Messi has netted 36 hat-tricks for club and country.
The Argentine captain Lionel Messi scored 482nd goal that counts 1000 goal of both players against Atletico Madrid during second leg game of La Liga 2015–16. Barcelona successfully won that game after coming from one goal behind at their home ground Camp Nou.
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After playing 21 games in La Liga 2015–16, Barcelona are leading the table with 51 points, 3 points more than Atletico Madrid and seven more than El Clasico rivals Real Madrid with one game in hand.