Brutally! “Messi” hit a hat-trick as the Blues defeated Bolivia 3-0 on aggregate, overtaking “Pele”. Lionel Messi , Argentina attacker Breaking Pele’s record for national team goals scored in South America after scoring a hat-trick to help “Blue White” thrashing Bolivia 3-0 in a World Cup qualifying
match at Monumental Stadium. NS The stadium in Buenos Aires is Messi’s performance once again. With three goals scored, the nation secured a crucial victory (1 in the first half and two in the second).
Before the match, Pele had a national team record of 77 goals, while Messi scored. Total 76 goals for Argentina. But he has now scored 79 goals.
Neymar is third on the list of top scorers for the South American national team, with 68goalsfor Brazil.