Summary of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in National Team official games throughout their careers

Totals Per game
Team Games Goals Assists Goals Assists Contrib.
Argentina 126 57 37 0.45 0.29 0.75
Totals 126 57 37 0.45 0.29 0.75
Lionel Messi
Lionel Messi 36 years, 10 months, 24 days
Totals Per game
Team Games Goals Assists Goals Assists Contrib.
Portugal 153 108 26 0.71 0.17 0.88
Totals 153 108 26 0.71 0.17 0.88
Cristiano Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo 39 years, 3 months, 13 days

Last games:

FIFA World Cup Qualifier · Group stage
Brasil vs Argentina
Brasil 0-1 Argentina
 
Messi, 78′
 
21-11-2023
UEFA Euro Qualifier · Group stage
Portugal vs Islandia
Portugal 2-0 Islandia
C. Ronaldo, 90′
Assist
 
19-11-2023
Timeframe
Lionel Messi
Cristiano Ronaldo
36 years, 10 months, 24 days+-868 days
39 years, 3 months, 13 days+868 days
17 +-4
 21 seasons+4
126 +-27
 153 games played+27
Goals
Lionel Messi
Cristiano Ronaldo
57 +-47%
 108 goals+89%
0.45 +-37%
 0.71 goals per game+58%
43 +-52%
 89 goals without penalties+107%
75.44% +-7%
 82.41% goals without penalties+7%
9 +-10%
 10 direct free-kick goals+11%
188′–36%
 Scores every 120′-56%
Goal contribution
Lionel Messi
Cristiano Ronaldo
94 +-30%
 134 total contributions+43%
37 assists (Opta™ criteria) +42%
26+-30%
43 assists (Transfermarkt™ criteria) +26%
34+-21%
Assists every 289′ -73%
501′–42%
114′–15%
 Goal contribution every 97′-17%
In finals
Lionel Messi
Cristiano Ronaldo
8 finals played +5
3+-5
2 goals in finals +100%
0+-100%
3 assists in finals +100%
0+-100%
0.25 goals per game in finals +100%
0.00+-100%
Scores in finals every 405′ –100%
-100%
Assists in finals every 270′ –100%
-100%
Goal contribution in finals every 162′ –100%
-100%
Titles
Lionel Messi
Cristiano Ronaldo
3/12 titles won +1
2/14+-1