Lionel Messi Wins Golden Boot award: Europe’s domestic league Record
Messi, 25, obtained his 300th career goal throughout the five- thrashing of Rayo Vallecano and it is already honoring after winning the Golden Boot award on Monday, for scoring the highest quantity of goals in Europe’s domestic league last season.
The Argentinian, who won the FIFA World Player award 3 times consecutively, has obtained 73 goals for Barcelona in most competitions this season, just lacking Pele’s 75 for Santos and South america in 1959 and approaching Germany and Bayern Munich legend Acid reflux Mueller’s record of 85 in 1972.
Messi’s nearest rival towards the award is Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo, who last won the award in 2008, together with teammates Iker Casillas Karim Benzema, Mesut Ozil, Sergio Ramos and Xabi Alonso.
However, Barcelona their very own candidates in Sergio Busquets, Gerard Pique, European player of the season Andres Iniesta and midfielder Xavi Hernandez.
Meanwhile, only five gamers happen to be shortlisted in the Barclays Premier League, Manchester City’s Sergio Aguero, Mario Balotelli and Yaya Toure together with rivals Manchester United’s Robin van Persie and Wayne Rooney, the only real British player out there.
Champions League champion with Chelsea Didier Drogba, who presently plays for Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua, can also be nominated.
Three runners up is going to be revealed on November 29 as the champion is going to be introduced in the FIFA Gala in Zurich on Jan 7 the coming year.