Argentina and Inter Miami striker, Lionel Messi, has overtaken Cristiano Ronaldo as the footballer with the most number of Guinness World Records, GWR, titles.

The record body shared the updated ‘Guinness World Records Titles Achieved By Footballers Chart’ via their official Twitter handle on Tuesday, 1st August 2023.

GWR ranked the top five footballers in terms of the number of titles achieved in the chart.

Lionel Messi topped with 41 records, closely followed by Cristiano Ronaldo who has 40, While Robert Lewandowski came 3rd with nine 9.

Kylian Mbappe and Neymar rounded up the top five with 5 and 4 records respectively.

Story: Ezekiel Kefas