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Messi wins a record seven golden boots award

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Messi wins a record seven golden boots award
Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi scored a brace against Deportivo Alaves to secure a record seven golden boots (Pichichi) award after he finished the season with twenty five goals.

Messi became the first player in history to win seven golden boots in LaLiga and the entire world.

The Barcelona star has enjoyed a fine season in general after also winning the highest assists trophy in addition to his golden boot award

Barca star Messi has now surpassed Telmo Zarra whom he equalled last season after winning six golden boots (Pichichi). Messi is now the greatest legend to ever play in the LaLiga.

His two goals in the final match day 5 nil humbling of Alaves took his tally to 25 goals in 33 league matches.

Messi’s 25 goals weren’t enough to lead Barcelona to a third straight title, after Real Madrid were declared winners earlier last week.

Real Madrid attacker Benzema was only four goals behind Messi with 21, and Villarreal’s striker Gerard Moreno came third with 18 goals, and he finished with two goals ahead of Messi’s teammate Luis Suarez.

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