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Lionel Messi

Forward, Attacking Midfielder (Centre) F, AM (C) - Barcelona

Recent Matches & Performances

A graph displaying Lionel Messi's form, up and down via their performance for each fixture. The matchratings range from zero to 10 and are calculated via our algorithms covering more then 50 datapoints.

Next match

The next match which Lionel Messi's team, Barcelona, are involved in. This includes the date and location of the fixture.

22 Jun, 2021 at Estádio Nacional de Brasília
Copa America - Gameweek 3

Season 2020/2021 Stats

The playing stats (including matchratings) of Lionel Messi for the 2020/2021 season, with other seasons available to be selected. As well as competitions that can be viewed, the graphic can be filtered to general, discipline, defending, errors, disruption, passing, creation, attacking, and decisive statistics.

COMPETITION APPS
  • FOULS P90 FOULED P90 TACKLES A/W P90 AERIALS A/W P90 DUELS A/W P90 CLEAR P90 ERR CHANCE ERR GOAL POSS LOST P90 Offside P90 TOUCHES P90 INTERCEPT P90 RECOV P90 LAST MAN TACKLE PASSES P90 PASS COMP % FINAL THIRD P90 LONG BALLS P90 BIG CHANCES DRIBBLES P90 CROSSES P90 PEN SHOTS P90 TARGET P90 BLOCKED P90 IN BOX P90 DECISIVE FIRST EQUALISER MOM AVG RATING
    Primera Division LAL 33 (2) 3023 30 9 4 0 0.7 2.9 0.6/0.3 0.5/0.3 14.7/8.3 0.0 0 1 20.7 0.2 95.0 0.2 2.0 0 67.1 85% 40.5 2.9 24 4.5 3.7 3 5.8 2.7 1.7 7.2 7 9 3 20
    8.7
    Copa del Rey CDR 5 510 3 1 2 0 0.5 3.7 0.0/0.2 0.0/0.0 0/0.0 0.0 0 0 22.2 0.4 97.8 0.2 0.0 0 64.6 83% 0.0 0.0 1 6.0 5.1 0 6.2 3.0 2.3 0.0 0 0 1 1
    8.2
    Supercopa de España SSC 1 119 0 0 0 1 1.5 6.1 0.0/0.0 0.0/0.0 14.4/9.1 0.0 0 0 15.9 0.0 78.7 0.0 2.3 0 59.0 85% 30.3 2.3 0 3.0 3.0 0 2.3 0.0 0.8 0.8 0 0 0 0
    6.9
    Copa America CA 2 180 1 1 0 0 0.5 3.5 1.0/1.0 1.0/0.0 17.5/10.0 0.0 0 0 18.5 0.5 71.5 0.0 3.5 0 42.5 82% 24.5 2.5 1 5.5 5.0 0 4.5 2.0 1.5 4.5 0 1 0 1
    8.2
    UEFA Champions League UCL 6 540 5 2 0 0 0.3 2.0 0.7/0.3 0.5/0.2 15.3/7.2 0.0 0 0 19.5 0.2 101.5 0.3 2.5 0 72.0 89% 44.0 2.5 4 4.5 3.3 4 6.2 3.3 1.8 8.0 1 3 1 2
    8.7

    Players on same position as Messi

    A list of the players who play in a similar position to Lionel Messi around the world and their FootballCritic form rankings. Metrics included are player name, position, age, team, and form.

    About Lionel Messi

    Who is Lionel Messi?

    Lionel Messi is 33-years-old, born on 24 June 1987, and is a left-footed professional football player from Argentina. Born in Rosario, Santa Fe, Lionel Messi is currently playing for Barcelona in Primera Division as a Forward, Attacking Midfielder (Centre)

    How good is Lionel Messi?

    Based on our FC Ranking and match performance analysis he currently has a ranking of 99 out of 99 which is 'Ballon d'Or-level' compared to other football players around the world.

    What are Lionel Messi's last performances?

    One of his best performances from last period, was the match against Levante, played on 13 December 2020 in Primera Division (Regular Season). Lionel Messi received a match rating from FC of 10 for his performance and Barcelona won the match with a score of 1-0. The Forward, Attacking Midfielder (Centre) scored 1 goal. Lionel Messi scored the winning goal.

    Other exemplary match performances of Lionel Messi in this period were:
    Barcelona - Alavés (5-1), played on 13 February 2021 for the Primera Division (Regular Season). He received a match rating of 10 Scored 2 goals and made 1 assist.
    Barcelona - Huesca (4-1), played on 15 March 2021 for the Primera Division (Regular Season). He received a match rating of 10 Scored 2 goals and made 1 assist.

    One of his least good performances was the match against Bayern, played on 14 August 2020 in UEFA Champions League (Quarter-finals). Lionel Messi received a match rating from FC of 6.6 for his performance and Barcelona lost the match with a score of 2-8.

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