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Leo Messi equals Xavi: 42 Classics already played

Published:18/12/2019 - 21:04h

Updated:19/12/2019 - 22:11h

Until this Wednesday, Xavi Hernández was the footballer who had played the most Classics in the history of FC Barcelona. However, Leo Messi reached him

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Xavi Hernández was, until this Wednesday, the footballer that more split against the Real Madrid​ had played with the T-shirt of the FC Barcelona. Nevertheless, the last Classical of this year 2019 coincided with the day in which Leo Messi equalised the figure of the mythical ex midfield player of Terrassa. The Argentinian star fulfilled the 42 parties in front of the whites, reaching to the egarense.

Leo Messi has left spectacular moments in the retina of the barcelonismo along his long path of parties against the Real Madrid. Without going more far, in one of the first duels that contested against the whites, was decisive with a hat trick, with goal in the last included minute, that put legs up the Camp Nou in a duel in which it began to put his stamp.

But the crack Barcelona has turned into an authentic roller for the whites in the last decade, in which it has led to the culés in goleadas mythical like the 5-0 or, the year of the first triplete, with a 2-6 legendary in Santiago Bernabéu. Another of the mythical images of the Argentinian was his goal in the last minute of does a pair of seasons, with a celebration in which it showed his T-shirt to the public of the coliseo white.

The captain of the FC Barcelona, besides, has achieved him mark 26 goals to the Real Madrid in 41 parties contested, being the white team the chamber to the that more goals has marked him. The 26 targets of the Argentinian to the whites deliver in 18 goals in the League, six in the Supercopa of Spain and two in parties Champions League​.

Messi also has lumbered with him two hat-tricks and four doublets to the white group, being an authentic nightmare for the Real Madrid in infinity of meetings. Along his face to face with the whites, the Argentinian has been a toothache for the eternal rival and expect that it keep on being it during long.

Sergio Ramos already carries 43

Leo Messi was not the only that this Wednesday beat figures of Classical contested. The another captain, in this case the one of the Real Madrid, turned into the king of the duels between Barcelona and madridistas with a total of 43 Classical contested. It expects that the Argentinian and the camero play several duels more, by what is for seeing who finishes his career pro in front.

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