Official: Messi for the fifth time in his career won the Golden boot

Barcelona forward Lionel Messi won Golden boot-2018 after the completion of the season in the Spanish League.

The Argentine this season, managed to score 34 goals in 36 games and scored 68 points in the competition’s prestigious individual awards.

In second place was the Liverpool striker Mohamed Salah, who scored 32 goals in 36 Premier League matches (64 points), and took third place Tottenham striker Harry Kane, with 30 goals in 37 games (60 points).

????? Fifth Golden Shoe for Leo #Messi! ⚽ 34 goals in @LaLiga make him Europe’s top scorer for the fifth time! ? Congratulations, Leo! ? #ForçaBarça— ? ? FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona) may 20, 2018

This victory was the fifth in his career, Messi – he had previously won the Golden boot in 2010, 2012, 2013 and 2017. In 2012/13 the striker has set an absolute record, scoring 50 goals (100 points).

Golden boot-2018PlaceThe player’s nameClubGoalsCalGlasses1Lionel MessiBarcelona342682Mohammed SalahLiverpool322643Harry KaneTottenham302604Ciro ImmobileLazio292584Robert LewandowskiBayern292584Mauro IcardiInter292587Edinson CavaniPSG282568Cristiano RonaldoReal Madrid252529JonasBenfica341,55110Luis SuarezBarcelona25250

*in case of equal points places the players in the table are ranked according to the ratio of goals scored per game goals.

Award the Golden boot is awarded to the best scorer of the European Championships. In the ranking of the trophy the sum of goals of the player multiplied by the appropriate factor in the championship. Goal scored in the top 5 leagues of Europe, is estimated at 2 points.

We will remind, the forward of Barcelona Lionel Messi has admitted that playing football is not to become the best in history.

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