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Messi: The record is great, but winning is the most important27-11-2014
Barcelona star Lionel Messi admitted that to become the top scorer in the Champions League is a "wonderful thing", but also said that he enjoys more success of Barca over APOEL with 4: 0 in the match of the tournament on Tuesday night .
Messi became the most effective player in the Champions League after three hits over APOEL and already has 74 goals. So the Argentine surpassed the legendary Spaniard Raul Gonzalez, who has 71 goals.
This was the second record for Messi in the last days, after improving the goalscorer record in Spain with the victory over Sevilla last weekend.
Messi, however, claims that he is happier with the performance of Barcelona.
"To achieve this record in a competition like the Champions League is a wonderful thing," said four-time winner of the "Golden Ball".
"But beyond that, the match was very important. We managed to win the three points and that is most important. We must continue in the same spirit, to pursue the goals that we set for ourselves and try to fulfill our tasks, "added Lionel Messi.
"Against PSG difficult match awaits us. They have very good players who know each other well and are progressing. We will try to win. This is what we want, "said Messi.
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