The Argentine is on the verge of adding his seventh highest goal and surpassing the six that the legendary Telmo Zarra achieved.
Lionel Messi could not win the league of Spain this season with BarcelonaBut he has still become one of the best players in the tournament at the individual level and has scored the most goals with 24 goals in 33 games. And if nothing strange happens, the Argentine will be a pichichi again, except Karim Benzema get inspired and get over it.
If he keeps the booty, Messi will add this award for the seventh time in his career, surpassing the historic Telmo Zarra, who was the top scorer in the Spanish championship up to six times.
Messi had already won the trophy in the 2009-10 season, in which he scored 34 goals, also in 2011-2012, 2012-2013, 2016-2017, 2017-2018 and 2018-2019, a record. for the player who this time could not bring Barcelona to the league title.
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