“Pampas Eagles” Argentina in an International Friendly Match , with Alvarez’s goal, and Messi who came off the bench scored 2 goals in succession, and finally defeated Jamaica 3-0. It is worth mentioning that this is also the 164th game Messi participated in on behalf of the national team and contributed 90 goals, including 8 hat-tricks, 9 free kicks and 49 assists.
From 2022 to the present, Messi , 35, has played in 35 games for Paris Saint-Germain and the Argentine national team, and directly participated in 41 goals, including 21 goals and 20 assists. This data is only second For French striker Mbappe, who was involved in 48 goals.
In addition, in Argentina’s match against Jamaica, Lautaro passed the ball to the goal from the left side of the penalty area in the 13th minute. Alvarez followed up and hit the goal, helping Argentina lead 1-0. In the second half, Messi, who came off the bench, scored a long-range shot after receiving the ball in front of the penalty area, making the score 2-0.
Messi 2 data surpasses Ronaldo
In the 89th minute of the battle, Messi created a free kick and then scored with a free kick at the top of the penalty area. In the end, Argentina defeated the opponent 3-0 and achieved an unbeaten record of 35 games in all competitions.
In addition, after the number of goals scored by the national team reached 90, Messi also rose to the third place in the historical scorer list, second only to Aridei and Ronaldo. It is worth mentioning that this is also the first time Messi scored with a direct free kick after 450 days. The last time Messi scored a free kick was in the Copa America quarter-final against Ecuador on July 4, 2021.
According to the data, Messi has scored 59 free kicks in his career, surpassing Cristiano Ronaldo, who has 58 free kicks, and after Messi scored 2 goals in a row against Jamaica, the star has a total of 207 singles. Contributed at least 2 goals in the game, this data also surpassed Ronaldo’s 206 times.