We told you the race was on.
Not that we like to brag…
But Lionel Messi has beaten his fiercest rival Cristiano Ronaldo to Raul’s Champions League goal scoring record tonight.
With the Barca forward scored his second against Ajax.
Messi’s brace means that the Argentine is equal with Raul on 71 goals in Europe’s grandest competition:
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Messi’s strike means he has 71 goals in just 90 Champions League games.
We don’t want to jynx it…
But this guy could be something special.