Photo: Ronaldo and Messi
Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo scored two penalty kicks this past Saturday and became the top scorer of the season thus far, with a grand total of 16.
Ronaldo hasn’t missed a penalty kick the last 17 times he has had to kick one; Saturday was no different. Ronaldo scored 2 penalties in the Real’s 4-1 win over Atlético de Madrid, becoming the top scorer of the season.
Ronaldo is only one goal ahead of runner-up Lionel Messi, whose unstoppable Barça had a grey weekend, and lost their first game of the season.
Below, the list of top scorers this season; join our forums section for the conversation.
Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid) 16 goals
Lionel Messi (Barcelona FC) 15 goals
Gonzalo Higuaín (Real Madrid) 12 goals
Roberto Soldado (Valencia) 8 goals
Radamel Falcao (Atlético de Madrid) 7 goals
Karim Benzema (Real Madrid) 7 goals
Adrián López (Atlético de Madrid) 5 goals
Xavi Hernandez (Barcelona FC) 5 goals
Cesc Fábregas (Barcelona FC) 5 goals
Nicolás Ladislao Fedor Flores AKA Miku (Getafe) 5 goals