◼️ Salah fights with the Argentine head to head for the Golden Boot; Will he play the two remaining games in the Premiership or will he take care of himself for Kiev?
Liverpool is in the final and that is good news for Lionel Messi. The Reds eliminated to Rome and will be in the decisive appointment against Real Madrid, a situation that could approach the rosarino forward to a new Golden Boot.
The three goals of Messi in Riazor put the Argentine in the top of the classification in the fight to be the best scorer in Europe. With 32 goals in the Lgia of Spain, the crack of Barcelona was above the 31 goals scored by Mohamed Salah with Liverpool in the Premier League.
And while the albiceleste international has four games to play in LaLiga (Real Madrid, Villarreal, Levante and Real Sociedad), the star of the Egyptian national team only faces two commitments against Chelsea (May 6) and Brihgton (13 of May). Two games in which the presence of the African striker is not assured, who could rest to preserve himself in the face of the final of May 26 with Real Madrid in Kiev.
Further back in the standings appear Ciro Immobile, Lazio striker who has 29 goals and who has three games of Serie A pending (Atalanta, Crotone and Inter) and Robert Lewandoski, with 28 goals and three games to play (Cologne, Stuttgart and Eintracht Frankfurt).
Messi, who already won the Golden Boot in the 2009-10, 2011-12, 2012-13 and 2016-17 seasons, is about to win the award for the fifth time, breaking away from Cristiano Ronaldo, who has also conquered that trophy four times.