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Lionel Messi Sets Incredible World Cup Record

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Lionel Messi Sets Incredible World Cup Record

Lionel Messi has set an incredible World Cup record following his goal against Nigeria on Tuesday.

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Argentina pinned their hopes on Messi. His country needed him more than ever, and he delivered by opening the scoring in typically sublime fashion with the two-time winners eventually securing a spot in the next round.

Messi celebrates scoring for Argentina. Image: PA
Messi celebrates scoring for Argentina. Image: PA
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He netted the 100th goal of the tournament and became the first player in World Cup history to score in his teens, twenties, and thirties.

Unbelievable.

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What a player.

Will Messi guide Argentina to World Cup glory?

Topics: Football News, Football, Lionel Messi, Argentina, World Cup

Nasir Jabbar
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