Lionel has once more again in his career scored 5 goals in a game but has made it his first time doing so for his national team Argentina after his team won a friendly against Estonia on Sunday in a 5-0 match.
The win for Argentina is coming just after they recently beat Italy in the Finallisima kept at the Wembley stadium. According to the match statistics, Argentina made a total of 24 shots which saw 10 of them hitting the frame. As for Lionel Messi, his goals were scored in both halves with him kicking in two in the first and three in the second, getting his first from an 8th-minute penalty.
The first time Messi ever accomplished such a feat was on a comeback occasion for Barcelona on March 7, 2012, when he scored 5 goals against Leverkusen to get the win for his team with a 7-1 result.
The footballer has also scored close to his 5 goals in a game marker a few times since he has already gone four goals in a game 6 times in his career as well as gotten a hattrick on 6 occasions for Argentina.
Watch the match highlights below.