Spanish Primera Liga BBVA widely known as La Liga is the most popular Spanish league. All top clubs from Spain like Real Madrid, Atlético Madrid, Barcelona, Malaga plays in this league. Barcelona playmaker, Lionel Messi was the winner of the 2011-12 player of the season at La Liga.
Who is going to be the Spanish Primera Liga BBVA player of the year 2012-2013? Barca star Messi is going to make it again or Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo has a chance? Let’s find it out.
Though Messi was the winner of 2011-12, Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo was eligible for the award. Both players had fantastic season, but Messi may be was simply better than Ronaldo. However, Ronaldo had the best year in his career last season.
And this year Lionel Messi is crossing everything. He won the Balon d’Or award, crossed Gerd Muller’s goalscoring record of 86 goals and many more counting. He is in his best time of life now.
Lionel Messi is at the maximum of his or her extraordinary talent, and he is driven to have the most out of that ability. This will probably lead to even more remarkable things for the legend in 2013.
He already scored 28 goals in this Spanish Primera Liga BBVA season and has passed the 200 goals milestone playing only 235 matches only.
While Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo is just one goal short of Messi this season he still played one match less. It is not just in scoring goals, though, that they are expected to contribute.
Cristiano Ronaldo leads the whole of Europe’s top five leagues with regards to shots per game, recording an average of 7. 4 shots on goal in each league match they play in. Messi is not that far with an average of 5.3 shots per game.
Though Barcelona is on the top of Spanish Primera Liga BBVA table, but Cristiano Ronaldo is on the top in terms of personal performance this 2013 season.
Now who do you think deserve the La Liga player of the year award 2012-2013? Is it Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo? Whoever wins the award this season, it should be decided on the players over-all performance, not just only depending on the goal stats.