Lionel Messi makes history in Argentina Croatia match at World Cup

Faced with Croatia in the semi-finals of the 2022 World Cup, Argentina’s Lionel Messi made history of Tango players with his goal.

Argentina faced Luka Modricli Croatia in the semi-finals of the 2022 World Cup Held In Qatar.


Argentinian star Lionel Messi, who started the match in the starting 11, caught Lottar Matthaus, equaling the record for the most appearances in World Cup history.

Argentina’s star football player Lionel Messi made his 25th World Cup match in the semi-finals between Croatia and Argentina in the World Cup.

The Argentine star equaled the 25-game record held by German football player Lothar Matthaus.


Lionel Messi made history in Argentina Croatia match at the World Cup




Lionel Messi also scored a historic success with his goal against Croatia . In the 34th minute of the match, Messi, who took the ball for the penalty shot, brought the ball into the nets and scored the goal that put Argentina 1-0 ahead.

With this goal, Lionel Messi surpassed the legendary Argentine striker Gabriel Batistuta to become the world’s top scorer in the history of the Argentina National Team with 11 goals.


Lionel Messi made history in Argentina Croatia match at the World Cup



Messi surpassed Diego Maradona to become the second top scorer in Argentina’s tournament history, with a goal in Argentina’s last 16 round against Australia .

According to Opta data, Messi became the sixth player to score in the last 16, quarter-finals and semi-finals of a tournament since the World Cup was reverted to its current form in 1986.

Salvatore Schillaci (1990), Roberto Baggio (1994), Hristo Stoichkov (1994), Davor Suker (1998) and Wesley Sneijder (2010) were other names who showed this success before.

The Argentine star is also the top scorer in World Cup history among active players.


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