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Messi prepares for one of the biggest scoring challenges of his career

Published:6/10/2019 - 14:45h

Updated:6/10/2019 - 16:41h

Injuries put the brakes on Leo Messi in the start of the season, and the argentinian is already prepared for one of the biggest scoring challenges of his career. The Barça star wants to start cutting back goals to his rivals

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Leo Messi began the campaign mentalizado in the fight by the titles, but the injuries crossed in his way. The muscular problems have been a difficult obstacle to surpass for the one of Rosario, that already feels much better and showed it in his last meeting with the FC Barcelona. Although it carries a time in the dry dam, the '10' is smart to face one of the greater challenges scorers of his career.

When practically they have fulfilled two months since it initiated the course, the Argentinian has contested hardly four parties, in which it adds 210 minutes, two assistances and any goal. This is an atypical situation for the captain barcelonista, that already has left notice in LaLiga and the Champions but has not been able to celebrate, something that does a year already had attained six and five times respectively.

The Barcelona is, for the time being, valid Boot of Gold and Pichichi of League and Champions, but in the new career goes quite left behind. His competitors have taken advantage of the period of absence and of drought to take out advantage, and although the crack does not fear to this type of challenges, this time has other priorities, as tune and reach his best level of form without having to regret more setbacks.

His rivals are some of the best artillerymen of the planet, and stand out names like Robert Lewandowski, Sergio Agüero, Karim Benzema or Gerard Moreno and Loren Morón. The first carries already 11 targets in seven days of the Bundesliga, the second sum eight in seven of Premier League and the others three have contested eight commitments and tieed up six so many in the First Spanish Division.

In Europe, the goleadores also have put the direct, and some of them are of long route. It seems complicated that the disclosure Erling Haland, of the Salzburgo, can step with so much went in the eliminatory, but yes will do it a Bayern of Munich that has Serge Gnabry, empatado right now with the Norwegian in the high of the table of realizadores, with four goals per person.

To Messi do not obsess him the goals

With a sinfín of records and individual trophies to his backs, the keys for Leo Messi will be the calm and the confidence, since they do not obsess him the personal registers and yes is engaged to 100% to lead to the Barça to the titles. In the last years, this motivation has sufficed to situate him like one of the best footballers of the history, and if the injuries respect him, could serve him to plant face to his opponents. Now that is taking rhythm, the career has gone back to begin.

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