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Messi Hits 700 Career Goals

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The six time world best player and Barcelona star player Lionel Messi hits his 700 career goals yesterday when scored a panenka penatly against Atletico Madrid, a game that late enede 2-2.



The Argentiane has now become the 7th player to reach this landmark, and the second active player.

Check the list of players with 700+ career goals:


Josef Bican

Czech-Austrian

Rapid Vienna, Slavia Prague

805 goals

1931-1955


Romario

Brazilian

Vasco da Gama, PSV, Barcelona, 772 goals

1985-2007


Pele

Brazilian

Santos, New York Cosmos

767 goals

1957-1977


Ferenc Puskas

Hungarian

Budapest Honved, Real Madrid

746 goals

1943-1966


Gerd Muller

German

Bayern Munich

735 goals

1962-1981


Cristiano Ronaldo

Portuguese

Sporting CP, Man Utd, Real Madrid, Juventus

726 goals

2002-present


Lionel Messi

Argentine

Barcelona

700 goals

2005-present

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