Paris Saint-Germain attacker Lionel Messi becomes the most decorated player in football alongside his former teammate Dani Alves.
Lionel Messi has 43 trophies to his name, alongside Alves. The Argentine is above Cristiano Ronaldo, who has just 34 trophies in his career so far.
Paris Saint-Germain secured the ninth Ligue 1 title in 11 years with a 1-1 draw against Strasbourg and Lionel Messi scored in the first half to earn the point.
The French club are currently four points ahead of Lens with one more match to play.
Lionel Messi has made this season a success by winning the World Cup and the Ligue 1 title with Paris Saint-Germain. Messi has scored 21 goals this season, which is double the number of goals scored last season.
Lionel Messi’s Honors and Achievements
The Argentines won the 2022 World Cup, Copa America, after defeating Brazil and also the Finalissima against Italy. Also, Messi won the Olympic gold medal and the U-20 FIFA World Cup.
The attacker won four Champions League titles, three FIFA Club World Cups, ten La Liga titles, three UEFA Super Cups, seven Copa Del Reys, and eight Spanish Super Cups with Barcelona.
He won the Ligue 1 title twice and the French Cup with Paris Saint-Germain.
Lionel Messi Is Set To Leave Paris Saint Germain at the end of the season
Lionel Messi is set to leave Paris Saint-Germain at the end of the season, with the club showing no interest in giving him a new deal.
Messi representatives have talked about a deal with the French giant, but an increase in booing from the PSG Ultras has made the French club consider not giving him a new deal.
Also, the suspension given to the player after he left for Saudi Arabia without the club’s permission had shattered his hopes of playing for the club next season.
However, there are rumors that he may return to Barcelona as he fancies playing in Europe for another year. Also, there are rumors that he has already agreed to a deal with Al-Hilal.
David Beckham’s Inter Miami is also looking forward to signing the current world’s best player. The American team is considering giving him a stake in the club to make him join them.
Similarly, Paris Saint-Germain are ready to listen to any offer that comes for Neymar Jr. as Newcastle, Manchester United, and Chelsea are monitoring his contract situation.
Lionel Messi Stats
The attacker had made 874 club appearances with 710 goals and 339 assists. Also, he had received 86 yellow cards and two red cards.
Out of the 710 goals scored, 678 were for Barcelona and 32 for Paris Saint-Germain.
In addition to his national team, Messi made 195 appearances and scored 115 goals. He is the all-time leading goal scorer for Argentina.
Lionel Messi’s age
Messi was born on June 24, 1987, in Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina. Messi is currently 35 years old. He has a height of 1.70 m (5ft 7in).
Lionel Messi’s salary
The Argentine weekly salary stands at $788,000. At the end of the year, the attacker goes home with $41 million.
Apart from that, he also earns other bonuses. He is one of the highest-paid players in the World.