Guinness World Records Reacts to Messi’s Eighth Ballon d’Or Win

Guinness World Records Reacts to Messi’s Eighth Ballon d’Or Win

Lionel Messi Wins Record-Breaking Eighth Ballon d’Or

Lionel Messi has won the 2023 Ballon d’Or award, becoming the first player to win the award a record eight times.

The Argentine football icon beat out Erling Haaland of Manchester City for the award, which was presented at the 2,500-capacity Theatre du Chatelet in Paris, France on Monday, October 30, 2023.

Messi Named GOAT After Winning Eighth Ballon d’Or

Guinness World Records congratulated Messi on his victory, calling him the “undisputed GOAT” in a post on Twitter.

Messi’s win extends his lead over Cristiano Ronaldo, who has won the award seven times.

Messi Becomes First Player to Win Ballon d’Or Outside of Europe

Messi’s win is also significant because he is the first player to win the Ballon d’Or while playing outside of Europe.

He is currently playing for Inter Miami in the United States.

Messi Makes History with Eighth Ballon d’Or Win

Messi’s eighth Ballon d’Or win is a testament to his incredible talent and longevity. He is widely considered to be one of the greatest football players of all time, and his latest achievement is just one more piece of evidence to support that claim.

In addition to his eight Ballon d’Or awards, Messi has also won the FIFA World Cup, the UEFA Champions League four times, and the Copa America. He is also the all-time leading scorer for both club and country.

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