Lionel Messi splits 2 records in the Champions League

PSG resisted to endure underdog from Haifa for a long time as well as was also behind in the meantime.
With his goal to 1-1, Messi not only launched the later 3: 1 victory of the Parisians, however also fractured two records.

On the one hand, the Argentine superstar satisfied in his 18th period in the premier class.
Messi formerly shared the most effective value with Actual Madrid’s Karim Benzema, who is currently at 17 seasons, however has actually only completed a couple of mins of CL throughout this season because of injury.
On the various other hand, Messi was currently successful against 39 different clubs in the Champions League-thereby surpassing his veteran rival Cristiano Ronaldo, that has actually formerly hit 38 groups in his occupation.

Messi still rates behind CR7 in the infinite checklist of goalscorers in the premier class, yet at least this period can not include and additionally hit.