Lionel Messi scored his 91st goal of the calendar year in Barcelona’s 3-1 win at Valladolid on today. Messi broke Gerd Mueller’s record of 85 goals earlier this month. Mueller’s record stood for 40 years. The greatest soccer player in history scored 79 goals for Barcelona and 12 for his home country of Argentina.
Barcelona won the game in honor of their ailing coach Vilinova, who is out receiving cancer treatment.