Messi opportunities Establish position as top scorer El Clasico
Barcelona – Lionel Messi is still the top scorer in El Clasico. Barcelona star has a chance to solidify its position as the top scorer El Clasico this weekend.
Throughout his career with Barca, Messi recorded has appeared in 29 games El Clasico. In 29 games against Real Madrid, he packed 21 goals and 12 assists. He is 14 times the goalkeeper Madrid in La Liga, five times in the Spanish Super Cup, and twice in European competition.
Messi was the top scorer list in El Clasico. Argentine attacker three-goal lead over Madrid legend, the late Alfredo Di Stefano. Active player who became the closest rival Messi is Cristiano Ronaldo, who has scored 14 goals against Barca.
In El Clasico first volume of this season, Messi failed to add to his tally. At that time, Barca lost 1-3 of Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu, last October.
However, Messi is likely to find the net again as El Clasico Madrid volume two was held at the Camp Nou on Sunday (22/03/2015) future.
“We have great respect for this game,” said Messi in Barca’s official website.
“They never were in the form of a bad game. They are still dangerous, with an impressive individual players and we need to show greater respect than ever before,” said Messi, who has packed 43 goals this season.
“They are very tough and we have to show our game and, with the support of our fans, trying to beat them,” he said.
Barca currently topping the La Liga standings with a collection of 65 points from 27 parties. They are one point ahead of Madrid which is in the second position.