Lionel Messi scored two goals of the highest quality in La Liga this weekend to take his tally to 15 for the season.
Both of the Argentine’s goals were scored from outside the box in superb fashion, as he helped Barcelona on their way to a 5-1 win against Alaves.
Messi may now make our leaderboard, but he is still some way off reaching the runaway leader, Robert Lewandowski.
The Bayern striker scored again on Monday in the German side’s rearranged Bundesliga match versus Arminia Bielefeld which was moved due to their Club World Cup exploits over the weekend.
Lewandowski now has 25 goals and 50 points.
His nearest rival for the Golden Shoe is fellow Bundesliga striker Andre Silva, who has now scored 18 for the season. Continue reading
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