With home game on Saturday’s against Levante in the 15th Primera round Lionel Messi played his 292nd competitive match for FC Barcelona ..
Argentine 24-year-old footballer tied the record of Dutchman Phillip Cocu, who with previously 292 appearances for Barca was a club recorder among strangers. He played the Dutchman at the Nou Camp since 1998. to 2004. year, and is the last season earned even captaincy duties.
Dutchman played at the Nou Camp since 1998. to 2004. year, and is the last season earned even captaincy duties.
Messi plays his eighth season since the fall of the 2004th when he debut during Frank Rijkaard
In 5-0 victory over Levante, until recently the leader of the league table, Messi scored his 17th goal this season’s in league in15 appearances. He equaled his previous best club performance (16 goals) in the number of goals during the league season at the Nou Camp..
Sixteen goals Messi scored at Barcelona’s stadium Nou Camp last season. This time he came to the same figures in ten of a total of 19 domestic league macthes
Saturday’s match against Levante was also anniversary hundredth competitive for the coach Josep Guardiola when it comes to home matches. The Catalan club 40-year-old leads the last 3.5 years..
Video : Barcelona 5-0 Levante