REVEALED: Lionel Messi’s favorite opponent in the Spanish Super Cup
Lionel Messi kicks off his season with Barcelona with the Spanish Super Cup.
The first leg of the game would be played at the Camp Nou and Barcelona’s opponents are Real Madrid.
Messi is no stranger to the competition, as he has already won it seven times with Barcelona. He lifted the trophy for the first time in 2006, and went on to win another six times.
Messi also holds the record for the highest goals scored in the competition (12 goals). And interestingly, Real Madrid are is favorite opponents, as Messi has found the net fives times against his arch rivals.
Messi’s goals includes three in 2011 and two more in 2012.
His other favorite teams include:
- Sevilla(four goals) and
- Athletic Club (three).