Argentina’s star footballer Leonal Messi broke the record for the great Pelé, scoring his 644th goal for Barcelona. Messi broke Pelé’s record of scoring the most goals for a club. At the same time Atletico Madrid defeated Real Sociedad to maintain an edge in the Spanish Football League.
With two goals from Messi, Barcelona beat Valadolid 3–0 on Saturday. This was his 644th goal for Barcelona.
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After breaking the record, Messi said, ‘When I started playing, I never thought that I would be able to break so many records. Especially today, which was previously recorded in the name of Pelé.
Pelé scored 643 goals for Santos between 1957 and 1974. Atletico defeated Soshidad to take a three-point lead over second-placed Real Madrid. Barcelona are in fifth place with eight points.