Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo hit 1,000 career goals

Lionel Messi scored against Atletico Madrid on Saturday to take his and Cristiano Ronaldo's combined goal tally to 1000 goals

Lionel Messi scored against Atletico Madrid on Saturday to take his and Cristiano Ronaldo's combined goal tally to 1000 goals.

Since scoring his first Barcelona goal as a late substitute in a 2-0 win over Albacete in May 2005, Messi has hit 482 overall - including 49 for Argentina.

Ronaldo's scoring feats, meanwhile, date back to his Sporting Lisbon breakthrough in October 2002. In total, the Real Madrid forward has smashed 518 career goals - including 118 in six seasons at Manchester United before his move to the Bernabeu in 2009.

Ronaldo has 518 goals to Messi's 482, but the 30-year-old has played 161 games more than the Argentine.

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