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Some the reason that makes Lionel Messi the most famous soccer player in the world.

Lionel Messi is a soccer player with Paris Saint-Germain and the Argentina national team. He has established records for goals scored and won individual awards en route to worldwide recognition as one of the best players in soccer.

A prolific goalscorer and creative playmaker, Messi holds the records for most goals in La Liga (474), a La Liga and European league season (50), most hat-tricks in La Liga (36) and the UEFA Champions League (8), and most assists in La Liga (192), a La Liga season (21) and the Copa América (17).

has received seven Ballon d'Or awards, the most for any football player, as well as the 2009 FIFA World Player of the Year and 2019 The Best FIFA Men's Player.

Lionel Messi wins the 6th Golden Shoe award as Europe's leading goal scorer.

Messi is not only one of the best players in the world, but apparently he is the best dribbler in the world. No player around can dribble with such consistency and effectiveness.

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