26 Things You Didn't Know About Lionel Messi

He is the first player in history to score in consecutive matches against every team in his league.

As part of Messi's absurd 21-consecutive La Liga game goal-scoring streak, he tallied against every single team in the league. While it's easy to feast on the dregs of the league, let's not forget that this also includes fellow juggernaut Real Madrid as well as perennial powers Atletico Madrid, Real Sociedad and Valencia. Taking apart each one of those defenses requires serious skills, and there is perhaps no other player in the world capable of doing that without so much as a one game hiccup.

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