Lionel Messi Scores 400th Goal of His Career During Barcelona Rout of Granada

Mark Patterson@@MarkPattersonBRUK Staff WriterSeptember 27, 2014

Barcelona's Lionel Messi from Argentina, center, celebrates scoring his side's sixth goal during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between F.C. Barcelona and Granada C.F. at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
Emilio Morenatti

Lionel Messi scored the 400th goal of his career as Barcelona eased into a 4-0 lead over Granada in La Liga.

The Argentine had it laid on for him by a superb volleyed assist from Dani Alves and simply nodded home from close range.

GOOOOOLEEEEEEO! #Messi400 ¡Leo marca el gol número 400 de su carrera! Leo scores his 400th official career goal! pic.twitter.com/Sy7maKWpyl

— Team Messi (@TeamMessi) September 27, 2014

Messi is still only 27 and has plenty of records left to break.

[Vine, @ActualFutbol, h/t Futbol Moderno]

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