Real Madrid’s French striker Karim Benzema has joined the golden list of La Liga top scorers throughout history, beating the record historian of his former colleague, Cristiano Ronaldo, the Manchester United star.
Benzema scored two goals against Real Mallorca, and did the same for his colleague Marco Asensio, Wednesday, at the “Santiago Bernabeu”, in the matches of the 6th round of the Spanish league.
According to the statistics network “Opta”, Benzema has increased his score to 200 goals in league and joined a roster of just 9 players, who managed to score 200 or more goals in the Spanish competition.
The list includes Leo Messi (474), Cristiano Ronaldo (311), Zara (251), Hugo Sanchez (234), Raul (228), Di Stefano (227), Cesar (222), Quini (219) and Bahino ( 211). ).
The network also reported that Benzema became the first La Liga player in the 21st century, contributing 15 goals during the first 6 rounds (scoring 8 and making 7).
Ronaldo, the first La Liga player of the century in course, contributed 14 goals, scoring 13 goals and scoring another, during the same number of matches in the 2014-2015 season, but Benzema beat the record scoring a brace against Mallorca.
In third place is Lionel Messi, the former Barcelona star, who scored 13 goals in the 2011-2012 season (8 scored and 5 assisted) in as many games.
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