All records & Achievements list of Lionel Messi are available here with complete description. Today, Messi is considered as the best player of football game. Although he is not current best player, but he is the only one in history of football who won 4 Ballon d’Or in a row. He has registered his name in world’s best ever football player & won lots of awards. Lionel Messi is currently playing for Spanish club Barcelona & he is the captain of Argentina national Football team. Given below is the list of Messi all records & stats with his achievements in detail.
Lionel Messi All Time Records
- He is the top scorer in UEFA Champions league for scoring 67 goals.
- Messi is also the top scorer of Spanish league which is La Liga. The 27 year old player have scored total 243 goals in Liga BBVA.
- He has set up a new record of scoring highest number of hat-tricks in official tournaments. So far he has scored 26 hat-tricks.
- Leo Messi is also holding record of hitting maximum hat-tricks in Liga BBVA with total of 19 hat-tricks.
- The top scorer in European competition with total of 68.
- With 72 goals in international competitions, he is the top scorer in international competitions.
- All time top scorer in official competition with 354 goals so far in his career.
- Highest hat-tricks in UEFA Champions league competition with total count of 4.
- He is the only player to score in 21 different cities all across the Europe.
- Maximum goals scored in a year for a club scoring 79 strikes.
- He won 3 European Golden Boot award which is shared with Real Madrid winger Cristiano Ronaldo.
- Top scorer in knockout phase of UEFA Champions league tournament with total count of 31.
- Most consecutive European Cup top scorer awards: 4.
- He scored 73 goals for his club in a single season, higher than any other player.
- Won 4 times European Cup top scorer awards which is shared with German Gerd Muller.
- The only one to score 5 goals in a single match of UEFA Champions league.
- Lionel Messi is the 1st football player to score against all teams in a professional league consecutively.
- Scored highest international goals in a single year: 25 [for club & national team] which is shared with Vivian Woodward.
- Record of scoring 91 goals in all football competitions, higher than any other player for which his name is written in Guinness World Records.
- Won FIFA Ballon d’Or 4 times, higher than any other.
- Most consecutive league matches scored 33 times in 21 matches.
- Highest 12 goals scored in one year for national team which is shared with Gabriel Batistuta.
- Record of scoring most times in a single season of La Liga: 50 goals
- In the history of La Liga, he scored maximum 107 away goals.
- Recorded 8hat-tricks in single season of Liga BBVA.
- The youngest player to score total of 200 official goals in Spanish league at the age of 25 years.
- He joined Cristiano Ronaldo to score 25 times 5 matches of La Liga consecutively.
- The only player who netted 21 times against other Spanish side Real Madrid.
- Most goals scored in Supercopa de Espana with 10 strikes.
Lionel Messi Achievements List
Awards with Argentina
- Olympic Gold Medal in 2008
- FIFA U‑20 World Cup in 2005
- 2014 FIFA World Cup golden ball winner
- 4 times man of the match in 2014 FIFA World Cup.
Read also: Cristiano Ronaldo Records list
- Won FIFA Ballon d’Or 4 times in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012.
- He was the best player of 2014 FIFA World Cup, hosted by Brazil
- Cope del Rey top goalscorer in 2010-11, 2013–14
- Copa America young player of the tournament in the year of 2007
- UEFA team of the year in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
- FIFA pro world XI in 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
- He was awarded Trofeo Alfredo Di Stefano award in 2008-09, 2009-10, 2010-11
- Won Golden boy award in 2005
- World Soccer young player of the year in 2006, 2007, 2008
- Pichichi award [La Liga Golden Boot] winner in 2010, 2012, 2013
- La Liga player of the year in 2009, 2010, 2011
- FIFA U‑20 World Cup top goal scorer in the year of 2005
- Top goal scorer in UEFA Champions league competition in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
- Match of the match of UEFA champions league final in 2011
- Won UEFA best player in Europe in 2011
- FIFA World player of the year in 2009. Ceased to exit after 2009
- World Soccer Greatest XI of all time in 2013.
- La Liga in 2004-05, 2005-06, 2008-09, 2009-10, 2010-11, 2012–13.
- Copa del Rey in 2008-09, 2011-12 & Runners-up in 2010-11 & 2013–14
- Super Copa de Espana: 2005, 2006, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013
- UEFA Champions League: 2005-06, 2008-09, 2010-11
- UEFA Super Cup winner in 2009, 2011
- FIFA Club World Cup in 2009 2011.
So that’s all about records & awards achievements of Lionel Messi. The player has still capability of creating more records with his club as well as with his national football team. He helped Argentina to reach the final of 2014 FIFA World Cup for which he was awarded with golden ball award.