Name: Lionel Messi
Date of birth:24/06/1987
Place of birth: Argentina
|Champions League||Barcelona||3 (0)||2||0||0|
|International Match||Argentina||1 (1)||2||0||0|
|Spanish Primera BBVA||Barcelona||9 (0)||7||1||0|
|Holding on to the ball||Very Strong||Aerial Duels||Weak|
|Through balls||Very Strong|
|Key passes||Very Strong|
|Long shots||Very Strong|
|Direct free-kicks||Very Strong|
|Likes to dribble||Often|
|Likes to shoot from distance||Often|
|Plays the ball off the ground often||Often|
|Likes to do layoffs||Often|
|Gets fouled often||Often|
|Likes to play long balls||Often|
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