Argentine star Lionel Messi did not stop winning collective titles even with his arrival at Inter Miami, the team that many see as a modest club with no history (founded in 2018).
However, Messi was directly responsible for the team’s first-ever title, after leading them to a 10-9 penalty shootout victory over Nashville after a 90-minute 1-1 draw in the League Cup final, all in less than a month of his first match. with his new team.
On the personal level, Messi raised his total of collective titles to 44 championships, and yet there is one championship that eluded the Argentine star throughout his professional career, which began with Barcelona in 2004, according to the British “Sport Bible” website.
🐐 RECORD: Lionel Messi on 44 trophies:
1 World Cup
1 Copa America
1 U20 World Cup
1 Olympic Gold
7 Copa del Rey
4 UEFA Champions League
3 Club World Cups
3 UEFA Super Cups
2 League 1
1 Trophy of… pic.twitter.com/2qJK8Qg16a
– Roy Nemer (@RoyNemer) August 20, 2023
Over the course of two seasons with Paris Saint-Germain, the French “flea” failed to win the French Cup after losing to Nice (6-5 on penalties), with coach Mauricio Pochettino, then Olympique de Marseille (2-1), with coach Christophe Galtier in the 2021 seasons. -2022 and 2022-2023, respectively, from the final price round.
Before Messi’s arrival in the capital of lights, Paris was crowned with six French Cup titles in the previous seven seasons, but the title was absent from his coffers during the short “flea” period, and without that Leo won the French League title twice, and the French Super Cup once.
This was preceded by Messi achieving 35 local, continental and international championships with Barcelona; They are: the Spanish League 10 times, the King’s Cup 7 times, the Spanish Super Cup 8 times, the European Champions League 4 times, the European Super Cup 3 times, and the same in the Club World Cup, which means that the Argentine star won all possible titles with the Catalan club.
He was also crowned with the titles of all the championships in which he defended the Argentine national team shirt; They are: the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, the Copa America once, the Viñalissima Cup “Latin European Super” once, the FIFA U-20 Youth World Cup in 2005 once, as well as the gold medal for the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympics once as well.
🎙 Leo #Messi: “My favorite goal is the one I scored with a header in the Champions League final against Manchester United in Rome” 👍
🙌 What do you think? 🤔 pic.twitter.com/7sNZAqweKL
– FC Barcelona (@fcbarcelona_ara) October 9, 2019
On the individual level, Messi won many individual awards, most notably the Golden Ball that is awarded to the best player in the world annually, from the French magazine “France Football”, as he won it 7 times (a record).
Messi has not yet won the Golden Foot award, which is given to players over the age of 28, and it began to be distributed 20 years ago, and among its conditions: that the player wins it only once, while prominent players have achieved it; Such as: Robert Lewandowski, Cristiano Ronaldo, Ronaldinho, and Mohamed Salah.