Messi scored the one goal of the game in Paris Saint-Germain’s 1-0 win over Lyon.
The goal, which was created by Neymar, maintained PSG’s unbeaten begin to the Ligue 1 season and saved their two point lead at the top of the desk.
The Argentina star now has 4 goals in eight Ligue 1 games this season, and is already on tempo to beat his disappointing whole of simply six last season.
The roles have been reversed between him and profession rival Ronaldo this season, with the latter netting simply as soon as in eight games in all competitions.
That is in stark distinction to the 24 goals he scored within the 2021/22 campaign.
This muted begin to the 2022/23 season for Ronaldo has allowed Messi to overtake considered one of his data.
The goal against Lyon made it 672 non-penalty goals throughout his skilled profession, surpassing his rival’s whole of 671.
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Messi has additionally managed to hit that mark in 150 fewer games. Let the GOAT debate begin…