Barcelona boss Lionel Messi has attacked a Champions League report beforehand held by Actual Madrid legend Raul scoring in his seventeenth consecutive 12 months in competitors regardless of a serious defeat in opposition to Paris Saint-Germain .
The Barcelona legend scored from the spot within the twenty seventh minute in opposition to PSG because the matches clashed on the Camp Nou within the first leg of their eliminatory spherical on 16 March.
The strike which was thought by the followers to be the start of a victory was extra comforting in the long run whereas PSG made a 4 objective return on the Camp Nou.
The objective continued a exceptional run for Messi, who scored his first Champions League objective in 2005.
Raul scored his first Champions League objective in 1995 as a toddler with Actual Madrid, and would proceed to attain in each calendar 12 months within the competitors till 2011 when he was at Schalke.
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Along with his objective on Tuesday, Messi additionally scored in 17 straight years after he, like Raul, opened his European teenage account with a Spanish large.
Along with his begin on Tuesday, Messi made his 760th profession look for Barcelona in all competitions.
The 33-year-old closes in on Barcelona’s all-time main look, Xavi, who has taken on 767 video games throughout his time on the Camp Nou.