Lionel Messi’s records at FIFA World Cup
Messi is the first player in World Cup history to score in the group stage, round of 16, quarterfinal, semi-final, and final in one edition of the tournament
Lionel Messi inspired Argentina to the FIFA World Cup 2022 title in Qatar on Sunday night (December 18). On way to the coveted trophy, Messi broke several World Cup records. In the final at the Lusail Stadium, Messi scored two goals and another in a shootout as Argentina beat France 4-2 on penalties (3-3 after extra time).