Each week, ESPN FC projects and reviews the season-long scoring battle between Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in La Liga.
Current goals total in La Liga: Ronaldo 9-4 Messi
Ronaldo converted a penalty as Real Madrid won 2-0 at Eibar. Otherwise, it was a somewhat frustrating day for the Portuguese forward, who took nine shots but hit the target with only two.
Meanwhile, Messi marked...
Barcelona coach Luis Enrique again praised the understanding shown by the Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez "trident" after all three scored in Saturday's 4-0 La Liga stroll past Real Sociedad at the Camp Nou.
Barca were 2-0 up at half-time thanks to strikes from Neymar and Suarez, with the Brazilian getting a second after the break and Messi finally joining in the scoring in injury time after both his superstar attacking colleagues had been involved in the move.
For much of the second half, Neymar...
Neymar said he wants to extend his Barcelona contract after scoring more in Saturday's 4-0 La Liga win against Real Sociedad at the Camp Nou.
La Liga leaders Barca strolled to victory against the Basque side -- with Neymar and Luis Suarez scoring in the first half, and the Brazilian netting his second after the break before Lionel Messi wrapped up the scoring late on.
The latest display from the Catalan side's superstar attacking trio showed just how well they dove-tail on the pitch, and comes amid...