While Messi failed to add his goal on the last La liga match, Cristiano Ronaldo jumped on him as the top scorer, with a quat-trick over Sevilla, last Saturday.Total, Ronaldo already collects 33 goals, 2 goals ahead from Messi.
Here are the list of Golden Shoe Standings.
ESM Golden Shoe standings: 9 May
1. Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid CF) 33 x 2 = 66
2. Lionel Messi (FC Barcelona) 31 x 2 = 62
3. Antonio Di Natale (Udinese Calcio) 28 x 2 = 56
4. Mario Gomez (FC Bayern München) 27 x 2 = 54
5. Edinson Cavani (SSC Napoli) 26 x 2 = 52
6. Papiss Cissé (SC Freiburg) 22 x 2 = 44
7. Dimitar Berbatov (Manchester United FC) 21 x 2 = 42
Moussa Sow (LOSC Lille Métropole) 21 x 2 = 42
9. Samuel Eto’o (FC Internazionale Milano) 20 x 2 = 40
Kévin Gameiro (FC Lorient) 20 x 2 = 40
When it comes to Football, Messi and Ronaldo are the biggest rivalry for the last 2 years. Everything was about them. It’s not too much actually, since both players recorded a fantastic numerous of goals, and also love to smash a new records.
Recently Messi made a new record as the first player in Spanish football history to score 50 goals in a season, while Cristiano surpassed his own personal best goal of 42 goals, and brought 4 more goal against Sevilla, to 46 goals, 33 in La liga alone. And now he wants to reach Messi’s 34 goals last season in La liga, which is the third highest record in Pichichi history.
3 matches remaining, and if Ronaldo can score another 5, he could equalize the all-time record of 38 goals in a season.
Now we already know that Barcelona will win La liga title this season, so the only rivalry left between Real Madrid and Barcelona, is that who’s it going to be the winner of the el pichichi title, Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid, or Barcelona’s player Lionel Messi.