Lionel Messi wins Pichichi, Alfredo Di Stefano trophy
Barcelona star Lionel Messi has brought even more trophies to his huge series after receiving awards from Spanish sports newspaper Marca on Monday.
Messi is the best player in La Liga. The Argentine, following the Catalan giants’ 4-0 victory over Deportivo on Sunday, became pictured celebrating with the Pichichi award and the Alfredo di Stefano award at a rite in Barcelona. The Pichichi trophy, named after the athletic Bilbao striker Rafael ‘Pichichi’ Moreno Arancini, Messi won by the top scorer of La Liga season. Messi introduced to his trophy haul after scoring an incredible 37 goals in 34 league games the final season, extra than Barcelona group-mate Luis Suarez. In the meantime, the 30- year-old additionally picked up the Alfredo di Stefano award on Monday, that is gained by means of the exceptional participant in La Liga. Messi turned into additionally pictured posing with team-mate Andres Iniesta, who gained Spain’s maximum valuable participant award, at the Marca sports journal award ceremony. Pichichi award presented by Spanish. The 5-time Ballon d’Or winner has enjoyed success couple of days after supporting Barcelona thrash deportivo 4-0 in La Liga on Sunday at the Nou Camp.
Messi added to his trophy. The victory has ensured Ernesto Valverde’s aspect sit down six points clear of 2nd-positioned Atletico Madrid in the Spanish pinnacle flight beforehand in their surprisingly anticipated clash with arch-competitors actual Madrid on Saturday afternoon. The Catalan giants, having played a sports extra, presently lie eleven points clean of the Bernabeu outfit.