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The other record that Lionel Messi achieved against Curaçao: the fastest hat-trick in the Argentine National Team


For the ninth time, the man from Rosario scored three goals or more with the Albiceleste, but he had never done it in just 18 minutes like in Santiago del Estero.

Lionel Messi does not rest


Minutes go by and he continues to record new records in his career.

In clubs or in the National Team.

After 20 minutes of the first half against


, he reached

100 goals

with the light blue and white, then he reached 101


33 minutes and


was at 37. In the space of

18 minutes

, three goals, the hat-trick fastest of his career with Argentina.

The previous one had been against


in the Copa América Centenario.

That June 10, 2016 he went to the bank and entered 16 minutes into the second half.

And in just

21 minutes he completed the 5-0 win


Messi and his hat-trick against Switzerland in Bern.

Photo: AP.

The first time he scored in triplicate in the National Team was on

February 29, 2012

, in Bern, Switzerland.

Argentina beat the local team 3-1 with three goals from Rosario.

Four months later, in the 4-3 defeat of Brazil in the United States,

he again converted from three


In 2013, he scored another hat-trick in the 4-0 defeat of Guatemala.

Then, in the 5-0 against Panama in 2016. A year later, the unforgettable 3-1 against Ecuador at the height of Quito, which ensured Argentina a passport to Russia 2018. Before going to the World Cup, another three in 4-0 against Haiti.

Messi celebrates Argentina's qualification to the 2018 World Cup in Russia with his hat-trick against Ecuador.

Photo: Mario Quinteros - Clarín

A new hat-trick scored against Bolivia, on September 9, 2021, for the Qualifiers.

Argentina won 3-0. Finally, last year, for the first time, they scored five goals in the same game.

It was on June 5, 2022, in the 5-0 defeat of Estonia at the El Sadar stadium in Pamplona, ​​Spain.

However, this Tuesday was not the fastest hat-trick of his career.

He has 57 in total

, on 49 occasions exactly three, on six he made four and on two he scored five.

On March 8, 2015, Barcelona thrashed Rayo Vallecano 6-1 and Leo scored three goals in just 13 minutes.

This Tuesday, in Curaçao, he was close to surpassing himself once again.

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Source: clarin

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