How Messi is putting together the greatest individual season in MLS history

Inter Miami CF forward Lionel Messi looks on against CF Montreal during first half at Stade Saputo on Saturday in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (David Kirouac/USA TODAY)

If there were any doubts that Lionel Messi came to MLS to play, they vanished in the first game of this season, when he made a fully grown man disappear.