On October 9, Beijing time, in the first round of the World Cup South American qualifiers, Argentina played against Ecuador at home. Messi scored a penalty kick and opened the record, which happened to be the 1,000th goal he has participated in in his career!
Messi received a red card in the three and four finals of the America’s Cup last year. He was supposed to be suspended in the first official game after the Copa America (not counting the friendly match). However, due to the impact of the epidemic, the suspension has expired, so he and Ecuador In World War I, he returned to the national team and made his debut as captain.
In the 13th minute, Ocampos made a penalty kick. Messi made a left-footed effort and scored the 71st goal of the national team's career. Inadvertently, he also completed the 1,000 goals milestone!
Statistics show that Messi scored 634 goals and 255 assists for Barcelona, making a total of 889 goals; for the Argentine national team scored 71 goals and 40 assists, making a total of 111 goals, and 705 goals and 295 assists, exactly 1,000. !
However, the Champions League played 139 times for the Argentina team, averaging 0.798 goals per game; 734 appearances for Barcelona, averaging 1.211 goals per game, the club’s efficiency is indeed higher, so it goes without saying that the Champions League played in Barcelona. His performance is indeed better than in the Argentine national team.