I was just wondering how many records did he actually make in these few years . And it's not a small list .
i)He is the foreign players with most goals in the History of FCB.
ii)Only player to score 5 goals in one game, against Bayer Leverkusen (7-1) in the UEFA Champions League.
iii)Messi is the only player who scored the fastest hat-trick in 21 minutes, Arsenal (4-1).
iv)Messi is the foreign player with most official matches and titles obtained in club history: 312 games, 18 titles.
v) Messi became the second player in history to reach for the third consecutive year recognizing the best player in the world, equaling the record of Michel Platini in the 80s.
vi)Messi is the youngest player to reach 100 (22 years 6 months) and 200 (24 years 4 months) goals in official games in club history.
vii ) first ever player to score and assist in 6 different competitions in a single season. Added by gingerless.
viii) Only South American to win three successive Ballon d'Or ! Added by Estel
ix) Messi is in the FIFPRO XI team 5 (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011) times in a row (and counting), 1st time when he was 20. mitkoa7x
x)6 times player of the year in Argentina ( 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011) Added By mitkoa7x
xi)Youngest player ever to reach 50 goals in the CL . Added by mitkoa7x
xii)Golden Ball (Ballon d’or) 1956-2009:
Leo won the golden ball 2009 with a (56 years) all time golden ball record of votes : 98.54% (473 points of a possible of 480). Added by MagIX
xiii) 0.8 goal per game ratio in the 21st century in the CL games. Added by goope
xiv)First player ever to score 3 hat-tricks in the knock-out stage of the Champions league. Added by goope
xv)First player to score 4+ goals in a Champions League Knockout Round. Twice. Added by goope
xvi)Most goals in the Champions League knock-out stages: 23 : Added by goope
xvii)Broke the record for CL goals scored in 365 days with 23 goals. Added by goope
xviii) Youngest player to score 150 goals in Liga - Added by Anidubey.
Top scorer for FC Barcelona surpassing 232 goals set by Cesar Rodriguez.
Messi with 46 goals* in La Liga sets a new all-time record in the history of the Spanish league.
WITH 68* GOALS, LEO MESSI IS NOW THE ALL-TIME RECORD HOLDER FOR THE MOST GOALS SCORED IN ONE CLUB SEASON.
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#MESSI 10*, Molowny (Real Madrid 1946-57) 9, Basora (Barca 1946-58 ) and #XAVI 8. ( Added by Khaled Barca)
With 48 goals, Messi surpasses Dinamo's Dudu Georgescu (Rumania 1976/77) and has now scored most goals ever in a European league
Messi surpasses Archie Stark's 70 goals (1924-25 BethlehemSteel USA) and becomes top-flight player with most goals in a season ever
Most goals scored in one season 50
Most goals scored in one season home 35
Most goals scored in one season away 24
Most rounds scoring in one season 27
Most rounds scoring in one season home 16
Most rounds scoring in one season away 14
Most consecutive rounds scoring 19
Most consecutive rounds scoring away 12
Most hat-tricks scored in one season 8