Still phenomenal this weekend with Real Madrid, Cristiano Ronaldo is now the holder of a new record in La Liga. The star of the Merengue is the player so registered the most triplet in the Spanish championship.
In the race to the record, the Argentine international Lionel Messi has a head start on Cristiano Ronaldo. The Pulga, the top scorer in the history of La Liga and the Champions League, has no reason to blush at the dazzling performances of its Portuguese “stats rival”. The player of the Merengue nevertheless stood out from Leo at the last Liga match of his team, facing the Celta Vigo (Victory 5 goals to 1 of the men of Carlo Ancelotti), by registering a historical triplet.
After winning the Golden Shoe 2014, and pocketing the IFFHS trophy for the world’s top scorer in 2013, Cristiano Ronaldo once again illustrated himself in the field of individual titles. The former Manchester United player scored his 23rd hat-trick in the Spanish championship, making him the man with the most triplets to his estate in La Liga. The previous records of Alfredo Di Stéfano and Telmo Zarra (22) were therefore defeated. CR7 has in the passage succeeded to register its 200th goal under the colors of the Madrid.