3 Early Candidate Winners of European Gold Shoes, There Messi
Lione Messi started the Spanish league 2017/18 season with Barcelona with an impression Agen Bola Sbobet. The Argentine has scored nine goals in six matches.
Of the nine goals, four of them printed Messi Eibar goalkeeper. The incision makes this 30-year-old player sitting at the top of the standings while the Spanish league’s top scorer.
A good start makes La Pulga back into the original European Golden Boot winners list of 2017/18 seasons.
In contrast to Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo has not even incised a goal in the Spanish League from two games with Real Madrid. This is not separated from the five-game sanction received by Ronaldo as a result of pushing the referee in the second leg of the Spanish Super Cup 2017.
In addition to Messi, there are two other early European Golden Boot winning candidates. Who are they? Here are the three candidates as quoted from Sportskeeda:
3. Lionel Messi – Barcelona – 18 points
Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi re-entered the list of European Golden Shoe award winners or European Golden Shoe. Last season, he won the award by scoring 37 goals in the Spanish league.
Menggawali this season, Messi immediately step on the gas in the affairs of scoring goals. He has scored 9 goals in six matches played by Barcelona this season.
The nine goals scored each four goals against Eibar, three goals against Espanyol, and two other goals when revealed Deportivo Alaves.
The record keeps Messi on the way to becoming the first player in history to win the European Golden Shoe five times. However, he prefers to win Spanish league titles and Champions League trophies at the end of the 2017/18 season.
2. Paulo Dybala – Juventus – 20 points
Paulo Dybala has never scored 20 goals throughout his career in the Italian league. But, after wearing number 10 on Juventus starting this season, it is not impossible that the Argentine striker will surpass that number.
So far, Dybala has scored 10 goals in six appearances with Juventus. What’s impressive is that he only played 90 minutes in three matches.
Of these 10 goals, Dybala made it through two hat tricks, namely against Genoa and Sassuolo. However, his two goals against Torino in the Turin derby is considered much more memorable.
Given the difficulty of scoring in the Italian league, Dybala had to fight hard in competition winning the European Golden Shoe.
1. Radamel Falcao – AS Monaco – 22 points
Kylian Mbappe’s move to Paris Saint-Germain in the summer of 2017 left Radamel Falcao back in the spotlight in AS Monaco. The striker, nicknamed El Tigre as if re-discovered his sharpness in the affairs of scoring.
Falcao has scored 11 goals in seven Monaco matches in Ligue 1 France this season. Now, a goal in Ligue 1 France gets a score of 2.0 (not 1.5 when Zlatan Ibrahimovic is still playing at PSG). Thus, the Colombian national team striker had a chance to win the European Golden Shoe award.
What’s impressive from Falcao so far this season is that he scored in every game. As the main striker of Monaco, Falcao had a better chance of winning the award at the end of the season.