Lionel Messi and Tuesday the Golden Shoe. It is the fifth time that the star player of FC Barcelona’s top scorer of Europe.
Messi did last season in less than 34 matches in the Primera División. The Argentine received the award previously after the seasons 2009/2010, 2011/2012, 2012/2013 and 2016/2017.
His great rival Cristiano Ronaldo was four times top scorer of Europe. Messi and Ronaldo are the only players that the price is more than twice won.
Also, the Dutch Kees Kist, Wim Kieft, Marco van Basten and Roy Makaay are on the roll of honour of the Golden Shoe.