Lionel Messi, the Barcelona superstar has broken another record after their recent win against Levante with a score of 5-0 by becoming the player who has the most wins in La Liga for the club.
Previously, this record was held by Xavi who had 322 wins in the league. He had been overtaken by Messi over the weekend. He did this with the hat-trick and the 2 assists which led Barcelona to the 10th win in the league for this season.
The win gave a milestone to Messi and it helped Barcelona to regain the 3 point lead in the La Liga. The game is going to be remembered for their performance for Messi. Ernesto Valverde, the manager of Barcelona has said that they should enjoy his game while they can.
The hat-trick of Messi has enabled him to become the first player who has reached the goal mark of 50 in 2018 in all the competitions. This is a feat that he has secured in the 8 of 9 seasons since he started this season with a great form.
The 5 time Ballon d’Or winner is presently the leading scorer of La Liga who has 14 goals and also the leading assist provider of the league. Even though the all-time leading scorer of Barca netted more 6 goals in Champions League and has assisted in another. Messi has a contract at Camp Nou till 2021. Hence, it is safe to say that he has a chance to extend his record at La Liga.