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Messi Sets New Record in Champions League

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The seventh time Balon D'Or winner; Lionel Messi has set new record yesterday after he matched Thierry Henry's record for most missed penalties in Champions League history while surpassing Cristiano Ronaldo for most penalty attempts.



He's missed five of 23 penalty attempts in the competition, with his latest coming in Paris Saint-Germain's last-16 win over Real Madrid on Tuesday.

Thibaut Courtois dove the right way to deny Messi after Kylian Mbappe had won the spot kick.

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Benfica breaks champions league record

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Yersterday Benfica goalkeeper broke the long standing uefa champions league record by being the youngest goalkeeper to keep a champions league match. He is just 18 and he set another record . iker cassilas was the holder of the record when he first appeared for real madrid at a young age but the benfica shot stopper was some months younger.
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Nigerian Born Player Sets New Premier League Record

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It was a historic feat for a fifteen-year-old England-born Nigerian player, Ethan Chidiebere Nwaneri who set a new record as the youngest player in Premier League history.Nwaneri set the record when he came on as a substitute for Arsenal as they returned to the top of the Premier League with a comfortable 3-0 win at Brentford on Sunday.Nwaneri, who is 15 years and 181 days old, came on in the second minute of stoppage time, the first player under 16 to play in the c...
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Lukaku Sets New Premier League Record

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The embattled Chelsea forward; Romelu Lukaku has set new bad record in the premier League. The forward set the record in Chelsea premier league match against Crystal Palace on Saturday by having 7 touches throughout the match. Lukaku broke the record for the fewest touches in a Premier League game (7) for a player who has played the full 90 minutes since this data became available in 2003-04Since he joined Chelsea in the last summer, Lukaku has been performing below...
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