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Santos challenged Messi`s record

Santos challenged Messi`s record

Brazilian football club Santos has challenged Lionel Messi`s record for most goals for a club.
Lionel Messi broke Pele`s record as the player with the most goals for a team. The Argentine has 644 goals with the Barcelona team, while Pele has scored 643 goals for Santos in the period 1957-1974.

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According to Santos` management, Pele`s goals for the team in friendly and unofficial matches should also be respected, bringing the Brazilian`s goals for Santos to 1, 091.

`Pele has scored 1, 091 goals for Santos. According to statistics, he has 643 goals in official matches and 448 goals in friendly matches. These 448 goals, which are not respected, are scored against authoritative teams in South America such as America (Mexico), Colo Colo (Chile), Internacional (Brazil) and others. These figures are absolute. A goal in the goal of Eibar statistically has the same value as a goal in the goal of Valencia. A goal against the Transvaal from Suriname has the same statistical value as a goal in the goal of Real Madrid. `Santiago Bernabeu, `Santos said in a statement.

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