Friends and rivals: Messi and Luis Suárez will compete for the “Pichichi” of La Liga | The State
Luis Suárez, author of the two goals in Atlético de Madrid’s victory in Eibar 2-1, caught up with his friend Leo Messi at the head of the La Liga gunners’ table what opens the door for a fraternal and unexpected duel for the end of the season.
ANDThe ex-azulgrana and the Argentine from Barcelona add eleven goals, one more than Gerard Moreno from Villarreal and two more than Iago Aspas from Celta and Youssef En-Nesyri, Sevilla forward, who once again marked this day.
In the last seven games of the Catalan team, Messi has seen a goal in five of them in the League and has scored a total of eight goals. He scored against Levante, Valencia, Real Valladolid, Athletic Club (2) and Granada (2). A good streak that confirms the Messi’s commitment to his team and makes the Catalans dream of a good end of the season.
Messi and Luis Suárez share the first place in the scorers table of #The league
What must they be thinking about #Barcelona? 😅 pic.twitter.com/BRRn6nx8jq
– ESPN Sports (@ESPNDeportes) January 22, 2021
For his part, the Uruguayan “Pistolero” has changed the face of Atlético since his arrival and immediately became the implacable definer that Simeone dreamed of so much; today he has them in the La Liga leadership and as clear favorites for the title.