Since the year 1929, the Spanish league La Liga was formed as Spain’s top division football league. Athletic Bilbao’s Telmo Zarra, who held the record of being the competition’s all-time top scorer until 2014, was the top scorer for six seasons between 1945 and 1953. Three other players include Real Madrid’s Alfredo Di Stéfano, Quinn of Sporting de Gijón and Barcelona, and Hugo Sánchez of Atlético Madrid and Real Madrid. All these La Liga players finished as top scorer in five seasons. Let us take a look at the top 10 highest La Liga goal scorers of all-time.
At the moment the top goal scorer each year have been either Barcelona’s Lionel Messi or Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo. However, the previous season of La Liga 2016/17 witnessed a new top goal scorer as it was the Uruguayan International Luis Suarez who was the top goalscorer with 40 goals for Barcelona FC in the 2015/16 La Liga season. So let’s see the highest La Liga goal scorers of all-time.
Top 10 Highest La Liga Goal Scorers All-Time
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All Time Highest Goal Scorers in Spanish La Liga
Cristiano Ronaldo the Man who lead Portugal’s road to victory in the EURO Cup final 2016 is the 2nd most highest La Liga goal scorers of all-time. Yeah, you have guessed it right, the Goalscoring machine Cristiano Ronaldo. After joining Real Madrid from Manchester United in 2009 Ronaldo has scored total 262 goals from the 242 appearances for Barcelona FC. Every La Liga season the Real Madrid winger Ronaldo challenges Messi as the league’s top goal scorer because of his athletic and passion have driven performances for both country and the Club
Lionel Messi is the highest La Liga goal scorers
The Left footed Argentinian International had shined bright with the Spanish Franchise Barcelona FC ever since he started playing the Club football. Messi is the highest La Liga goal scorer of all-time. Although internationally Lionel Messi’s dream to make Argentina win a Trophy is yet not accomplished. Messi made Argentina reach the Finals of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil. He was also the reason for taking Argentina in the Final of the Copa America 2015, and 2016 respectively, however, he got disappointed as he couldn’t make his team won the Finals in any of the International tournament.
His frustration also made him announce his retirement from International Football which became headline to the World. After all, we live in a Democratic world where we can express our emotions. La Liga’s all-time top goalscorer is Barcelona’s Lionel Messi, who also holds the record for most goals scored in a season with 50 goals in 2011–12. Moreover, Lionel Messi has a record tally of 319 goals in 355 appearances since 2004. Which makes him stand first in our La Liga All time top Goalscorers list.