BBC Sport - Lionel Messi: The numbers behind his 500 goal tally
Magical Messi reaches 50-goal milestone
- From the section Football
Lionel Messi took his career goals tally to 500 when he scored in Barcelona's surprise 2-1 defeat by Valencia in April 2016.
BBC Sport takes a closer look at the numbers behind this milestone.
Stats correct at time of publication: 18th April 2016