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VIDEO: Lionel Messi shows Guatamala why he's the world's best player

The striker overtook Diego Maradona on the list of Argentina’s top goalscorers last night.

LIONEL MESSI SCORED a hat-trick as Argentina beat Guatamala 4-0 in a friemdly last night.

The striker has now overtaken Diego Maradona and is level with Hernan Crespo on 35 goals for his country, though he still remains 21 short of all-time leading scorer Gabriel Batistuta.

The achievement will be a welcome boost to the striker, after he was accused of tax evasion earlier in the week.

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