Messi crowned top scorer in La Liga for sixth time

Lionel Messi has been crowned too scorer in the Spanish La Liga fir the sixth time.

The Barcelona ace outshined Karim Benzema and Luis Suarez by scoring 36 goals this season.

The award makes it the third time in a row and it sees him equal the record for most wins that was set by legend Telmo Zarra 66 years ago.

In addition, Messi is also the top assister in La Liga, providing 13 assists throughout the season.

The Argentine is also on course to win the European Golden Shoe for the third consecutive year and sixth in his career. He has scored four goals more than nearest challenger Kylian Mbappe. With a tally of 50 in 49 games in all competitions, this is the fifth season in which Messi has reached at least half a century of goals.

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