Lionel Messi wins fourth European Golden Shoe Award


Lionel Messi drew level with Cristiano Ronaldo’s tally of four European Golden Shoes after receiving the award at a ceremony in Barcelona, Spain. The FC Barcelona superstar claimed the prize – handed to Europe’s top goalscorer – for his 37 LaLiga strikes in 2016-17.

It is the fourth time Messi has taken the honours, after his successes in 2010, 2012 and 2013.
Static/Current Takeaway Points Important for IBPS PO Mains 2017 Exam-
  • Lionel Messi is an Argentine professional footballer.
  • Messi plays for Spanish club FC Barcelona.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo is a Portuguese professional footballer. 
Source- Hindustan Times