How Many Goals Has Lionel Messi Scored Throughout His Career?
Lionel Messi is arguably one of the best soccer players of all time. He’s won countless trophies on domestic and international levels and is no doubt one of the most prolific goal scorers the world has ever seen. But how many goals has he scored in his career?
Goals Scored in La Liga
In the Spanish La Liga, Lionel Messi has an absolutely astonishing record of 395 goals and 154 assists in 455 appearances – making him the all time leading goal scorer in the division. He has scored on average 0.87 goals a game and has an impressive goals-to-game ratio of 64%.
Goals Scored in Copa del Rey
In the Copa del Rey, Lionel Messi has scored 84 goals in 101 appearances in the tournament, with a current record of 0.83 goals per game and a goals-to-game ratio of 66%.
Goals Scored in UEFA Champions League
In the UEFA Champions League, Lionel Messi has scored an incredible 115 goals and registered 63 assists in 155 appearances. He has averaged 0.74 goals per game and has a goals-to-game ratio of 57%.
Goals Scored in Other Competitions
Lionel Messi has also scored 24 goals in 32 appearances in the FIFA Club World Cup, 40 goals in 53 appearances in the Spanish Super Cup and 3 goals in 4 appearances in the UEFA Super Cup – taking his career goals tally to 651 in 805 appearances.
In conclusion, Lionel Messi has scored an outstanding 651 goals and 285 assists in 805 appearances in domestic and international tournaments throughout his career, averaging 0.81 goals per game and maintaining a goals-to-game ratio of 63%. He is truly one of the greatest goalscorers of all time and an inspiration to all soccer fans around the world.