Lionel Messi starts a few weeks before the world cup in Russia has regained steam. The dribbelkoning signed Tuesday night against Haiti for his 47th hattrick in his career.
Lionel Messi was again unstoppable.
It was also his sixth hattrick for Argentina. He began this series for his country on 29 February 2012 against Switzerland (3-1). Four months later, he scored three against archrival Brazil.
For FC Barcelona he made now of the staggering number of 41 hat-tricks. On march 10, 2007 scored a Messi first hattrick in the first of the Catalans. Opponent: Real Madrid.