Happy Birthday Lionel Messi: Top records of Argentina legend as he turns 35, in pics

Argentina football legend Lionel Messi turned 35 on Friday (June 24). The PSG striker will look to sign off on his international career on a high later this year when Argentina compete at the FIFA World Cup 2022. In these collection of pictures, we take a look at some of top records set by Lionel Messi.

Lionel Messi has record of scoring most goals in a league

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Lionel Messi has record of scoring most goals in a league

Lionel Messi has the record for scoring most goals in a league, scoring 474 in La Liga. England's Alan Shearer is in second place with 260 in English Premier League. (Source: Twitter)

Lionel Messi has won record seven Ballon D'Or titles

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Lionel Messi has won record seven Ballon D'Or titles

Lionel Messi has won a record seven Ballon D'Or titles. Cristiano Ronaldo is in second spot with five title wins. (Source: Twitter)

Lionel Messi scored record 91 goals in 2012

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Lionel Messi scored record 91 goals in 2012

Lionel Messi set the record for scoring most goals in a calendar year, scoring 91 in 2012. Germany's Gerd Muller is in second spot with 85 in a year. (Source: Twitter)

Lionel Messi has record of scoring most goals for a single club

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Lionel Messi has record of scoring most goals for a single club

Lionel Messi has the record of scoring most goals for a single club. Messi has scored 672 goals in his Barcelona career. (Source: Twitter)

Lionel Messi has scored most goals in UEFA Champions League

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Lionel Messi has scored most goals in UEFA Champions League

Lionel Messi has the record for scoring most goals in UEFA Champions League. Messi has 76 goals to his name with Cristiano Ronaldo in second spot at 73. (Source: Twitter)

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