2019/20: Messi Scored More Goals From Outside The Box Than 86 Teams In Europe
2 months ago Alonge Yakubu 0
Amid the Coronavirus pandemic that broke out globally since last year in Wuhan China which has spread to other nations in world which abruptly bring to an halt the footballing and other sport activities in Europe and other continents.
Report has it that before the European leagues come to an end, statistics shows that Barcelona talisman, Lionel Messi has scored more goals from outside the box than any other players in Europe’s top five league which include more than 86 Teams in total.
Lionel Messi has netted 19 times in La Liga this season so far and the diminutive forward is on course to claim another Pichichi award which he heard done more than 5 times.
Pichichi award is the Award for player with highest goals in a season.
So far in the season before it was halted due to Coronavirus pandemic, Arsenal and Atletico Madrid have both scored just three goals outside the box meaning all other goals were scored inside the box.
French league 1 leader, PSG with the like of Neymar Junior and Mbappe have score just four goals from outside the box and that means all other goals were made inside the box including penalties.
Jose Mourinho Tottenham Hotspurs and Christiano Ronaldo Juventus have both scored five goals from outside the box Liverpool and Real Madrid on the other hand have made just six goals from outside the box while two English team Chelsea and Manchester United have both scored seven goals from outside the box.