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10 Teams Across Europe's Top 5 Leagues Messi Has Outscored This Season

With FC Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi having clinched his sixth European Golden Shoe, here are ten teams in Europe's top five leagues which he has outscored this season, including Bafana Bafana star Percy Tau's parent club in England.

Tired of reading? Click through the gallery above to see 10 teams in Europe's elite leagues Messi has outscored in the 2018/19 season, according to

The five-time Ballon d'Or winner won this season’s Golden Shoe race after finding the back of the net on 36 occasions in Spain's top flight, equating to 72 points in the ESM ranking, while arch-rival Cristiano Ronaldo failed to make the top 10.

Despite only winning the LaLiga title with the Blaugrana during the 2018-19 campaign, the Argentine enjoyed another remarkable season in terms of his individual contributions, netting the same amount of goals as Cardiff City and Fulham managed in the entire 2018-19 Premier League season.

In addition to notching up his third consecutive European top-scorer gong and his sixth overall, the 31-year-old also finished as the UEFA Champions League's top marksman for his 12 goals in ten games.

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Indicative of the Argentine's individual brilliance and keen eye for goal is the staggering amount of teams which he has managed to outscore across Europe's top five leagues this season.

Messi has managed to outscored 10 teams across Europe's top five leagues – one Premier League outfit, one LaLiga side, three Bundesliga teams, three teams from Ligue 1 and two clubs that are opponents of Cristiano Ronaldo's Juventus in Serie A.

Messi managed to net a total of 51 goals in 50 games in all competitions for Barca.

One of the teams Messi has outscored in Europe's top five leagues is relegated French club Guingamp, where Bafana midfielder Lebogang Phiri currently plies his trade – click through the gallery above to see all of the teams!

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Do you think Messi deserves the 2019 Ballon d'Or award? If not who does? Have your say in th comments section below!



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