Lionel Messi has magic on his feet. He has such mesmerizing skills and style of play that other players on the pitch stop playing and start watching him play. He has been extraordinary during his career and has humiliated a number of great goalkeepers. Let’s have a look at top 10 goalkeeper humiliations by Lionel Messi.
10. Casillas (2008/09):
During the Clasico in 2008/09 season at Camp Nou, Barcelona won the match and 2 goals were scored by Messi and Eto. The goal by Messi was chip over the Casillas humiliating Casillas and Roberto Carlos both.
9. Diego Alves (2013/14):
Season 2013/14 was a nightmare for the cules. But something to take positivity is Messi’s goal against Valencia CF. A through ball from Neymar and Messi finishing it in an unusual style.
8. Joe Hart (2013/14):
Messi scored this long range chip goal against Manchester City and England goalkeeper Joe Hart. It was indeed embarrassing.
7. Van Der Sar (2010/11):
After Wayne Rooney has equalized against Barcelona in 2011 Champions League final, Messi rose to the occasion and scored this stunning long range curling goal. For a goalkeeper like Van Der Sar, this goal is indeed humiliating.
6. Courtois (2011/12):
Thibaut Courtois is one of the most promising upcoming goalkeepers in the world of football and previously had a successful 3 years loan spell at Atletico Madrid from Chelsea. Messi stunned Courtois and whole of the Vincente Calderon stadium crowd with his free-kick of impossible angle.