Argentine star Lionel Messi is ahead of the legendary Brazilian Pele in the number of goals for the national teams. Messi scored a hat-trick in the match between Argentina and Bolivia for the final 3-0 in the world qualifiers.
The PSG player scored first in the 14th minute, and in the 65th minute doubled the lead of his team. The third goal fell in the 88th minute. Messi overtook Pele with his second goal in the match, which turned out to be the 78th for the national team of Argentina, which is the highest achievement for South American players in the history of international football.