Argentine striker Lionel Messi never scored in the playoff stage of the world championship.
In a duel with France (3: 4), Messi scored two assists, but personally to send the ball into the net gate “lele” he never managed.
Thus, Lionel’s goalless series in the playoffs of the world championships lasted up to 8 matches. At this stage, Messi played a total of 756 minutes on four mundials and until he could not score.
It is worth noting that Leo’s eternal competitor for the title of best player of the world – Cristiano Ronaldo, also never differed in the playoffs of the World Cup, but he held at this stage only 4 matches.
The chance to score from the Portuguese will be today, because at 21:00 Kyiv time his team will play against Uruguay.