ATLANTA, GEORGIA—The performance of Argentine soccer superstar Lionel Messi in the recent Copa America 2021 is one for the books.
Aside from helping Argentina win the Copa America crown this year, Messi also proved that his skills are way better than most other soccer superstars in the world.
A quick look at the Copa America statistics of Messi has shown that his performance is way better than everybody at Euro 2020.
In terms of goals, he scored four goals in seven games which is almost at par with the five goals in four games performance of Cristiano Ronaldo in Euro 2020.
In the assist category, Messi has five better than the four assists of Steven Zuber, Switzerland.
On free-kick goals, Messi has two compared to only one of Mikkel Damsgaard, Denmark.
On most chances created Messi has 21 compared to only 14 of Marco Veratti, Italy.
Moreover, on most shots on target Messi has 11 compared to only nine of Patrick Schick, Czech Republic, and Alvaro Morata, Spain.

By bob

A veteran soccer journalist who is an avid fan of Atlanta United and Lionel Messi.