Lionel Messi passed 100 international goals as he scored a hat-trick in Argentina’s emphatic 7-0 win against Curaçao on Tuesday.

Iran PressAmerica: The 35-year-old Messi bagged his landmark 100th goal after 20 minutes in Santiago del Estero before adding his 101st and 102nd in quick succession later in the first half.

Messi’s latest milestone comes days after he scored his 800th career goal in a friendly against Panama on Thursday.

He is currently third overall in the list of top international goalscorers, 15 behind Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo and seven behind Iran’s Ali Daei.


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