MESSI, NEAR OF THE LEADERSHIP
Like this it is the fight by the Pichichi of LaLiga 2020-2021
Published:4/01/2021 - 21:57h
Updated:4/01/2021 - 21:57h
Leo Messi continues in the fight by the eighth Pichichi of his career, but still has to surpass to the leaders of the classification: Moreno, Sails and Suárez
The fight by the Pichichi of LaLiga has been very couple in this edition of the competition. They are varied the players that keep in the highest of the list of maximum artillerymen, but the difference between the first positions is minimum. Leo Messi is the only representative of the FC Barcelona, in the fifth position, by behind Gerard Moreno, Luis Suárez, Iago Sails and Karim Benzema.
The beginning of season of Messi has been marked by the irregularity, after all the controversies during the summer, but the Argentinian little by little is recovering his best version in the field and, with time and confidence, surely will go back to his route goleadora with which has marvelled to the world in the last decade. Although it does not find in his best moment, the captain culé already adds seven so many in the national competition and keeps firm in the fight by the Pichichi.
Messi shares the same quantity of goals that Mikel Oyarzabal, of the Real Sociedad, and by in front of both there are four players more. The list head it Gerard Moreno, of the Villarreal, Iago Sails (Celtic of Vigo) and the ex Barcelona forward, Luis Suárez, now in the rows of the Athletic of Madrid, with nine so many converted to date.
The forward of the 'yellow submarine' marked in the victory of his team (2-1) in front of the Raise, the past Saturday. It has been one of the most stood out players of the team directed by Unai Emery and his effectiveness has translated in goals. By his part, Luis Suárez, has recovered his best version in the Athletic of Madrid and his influence in the picture rojiblanco is more than evident. In the most recent party, in front of the Alavés, the 'Gunman' annotated and assisted to equalise to Gerard Moreno in the classification.
Iago Sails did not achieve to mark in the defeat of the Celtic in Alfredo Gave Stefano and can remain out of fight by a time after an injury in the party in front of the Real Madrid, by what could be surpassed by his direct rivals in the next dates without problems. By his part, with eight so many, Karim Benzema continues showing that it is the leader of the offensive merengue, although it adds two parties without annotating.
Messi can take strength in front of the Athletic
This Wednesday, the FC Barcelona will contest a pending party of LaLiga in front of the AthleticBilbao , by what Lionel Messi will have an importantísima opportunity to add one or several goals to his account and continue escalando positions in the table of goleadores. Already in front of the Huesca, in the first party of the culés in the 2021, tested several times of face to the arch and did not have luck, but in front of the 'lions' the history can be different.
It is necessary to remember that the Athletic is one of the 'victims' favourite of the forward blaugrana. In all the competitions, Messi has marked him to the ones of Bilbao a total of 24 goals and, if the puntería is of his side, will increase his register this Wednesday.