Messi made yet another standout performance as Argentina thrashed Croatia 3-0 in the World Cup semi-finals last Tuesday. making it through to the finals as the first team Wait for the winner between France and Morocco.
This match made Messi set a number of statistics as follows.
– 11 goals scored at the World Cup finals, surpassing legendary striker Gabriel Batistuta as the top-scoring Argentine at a World Cup.
– Eight assists in all-time World Cup history with Diego Maradona UFABET
– 19 goals involved in a World Cup final (11 goals and 8 assists), a record level with Miroslav Klose, Ronaldo and Gerd Muller since. Recording since 1966
– Appeared in his 25th World Cup final, a record equaling that of Germany legend Lothar Matthaus.
– Be the first player to “Both shot and pass” in a single game in a total of 4 games. The first game was against Serbia in the 2006 World Cup. While the third match was this World Cup against Mexico, the Netherlands and Croatia.
– Scored or assisted in 13 World Cup finals, a record level with Brazil legend Ronaldo.
– Scored 16 goals for Argentina in 2022, more than they have ever scored in a year.
– He has won the most Man of the Match titles of all time at a World Cup at 10 games, having done so four times in this World Cup.