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Lionel Messi Sets Another World Cup Record

Seven-time Ballon d’Or winner, Lionel Messi, has set another record after scoring the opener for Argentina at the 2022 World Cup.

After scoring from the penalty spot, the Argentina striker became the fifth player in history to score in four separate World Cup competitions.

Naija News reports that the Argentine skipper opened the scoring In the first round of the 2022 FIFA World Cup for his country in what might seem to be his last World Cup competition.

After only 10 minutes, the 35-year-old, who is competing in his fifth World Cup, made an immediate statement about his presence in Qatar with the goal penalty.

However, Cristiano Ronaldo, Pele,  Miroslav Klose, Uwe Seeler, are one of the top five players who have achieved incredible distinction in their brilliant careers with their goals.

Naija News recalls that Argentina, led by playmaker Lionel Messi, has been tipped as one of the favourites for Qatar 2022, while it might not as well be the wish of his doctor.

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