Monday, March 18, 2013

Messi vs Dean - Record for Most Goals in a Single League Season

To the knowledge of most football statistician Dixie Dean - 60 goal season in 1927-1928 was the most goals for a player during a single league campaign. He scored 60 goals in 39 games for 1.54 goals a game. With Lionel Messi scoring two goals yesterday he now has 42 goals in 28 games this for a 1.50 goals a game and is on close pace to Dean's total. Here is a game by game account of Dean and Messi season and Messi will need to achieve to pass Dean.

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