In the first leg of the last 16 of the UEFA Champions League, PSG lost to Real with a last minute goal by Killian Mbappe. The two teams met on Tuesday night at the Parc des Prince. Mauricio Pochettino’s side beat Real 1-0 after the French star scored in the fourth minute of added time after the scheduled time of the match. Messi is now the footballer who missed the most penalties in the Champions League.
However, after this match, a record will surely burn Lionel Messi. The reason is that he is now the footballer who has missed the most penalties in the Champions League, the biggest tournament in club football.
In the last 16 match of the Champions League on Tuesday, PSG got a penalty in the 60th minute for the benefit of Mbopp. However, Messi’s penalty was saved by Cortoya. That is why this footballer, one of the best footballers of all time, got a name in a negative record. He has missed the most 5 penalties in the Champions League. The Argentine magician has taken 23 penalties in this tournament. Messi is now the footballer who missed the most penalties in the Champions League.
Messi tops the list of penalty misses in the biggest event in club football, along with Arsenal star Thierry Henry. They are followed by another Argentine star, Sergio Aguero. He failed four times to score from the penalty spot.