Watch as Lionel Messi marks his 800th career goal with a freekick
Lionel Messi has scored his 800th career goal with a great freekick as Argentina beat Panama 2-0 in a friendly game on Thursday.
Argentina coach Lionel Scaloni decided to start with the same starting XI that played in the World Cup final against France for the Panama game.
There was no goal in the first half but substitute Thiago Almada scored the first goal of the game in the 78th minute before Lionel Messi’s 89th strike.
Lionel Messi struck with venom for his 800th career goal and his 62nd freekick goal two more than Cristiano Ronaldo’s record of 60.
Lionel Messi tonight
👉 10th free-kick goal for Argentina
👉 62nd Career free kicks
👉 99th goal for Argentina
👉 800th senior career goal