El Clasico, the most popular football rivalry on the planet is popular not only because of its intensity, but also because of its star power. Lots of football legends have played this rivalry including Ronaldinho, Ronaldo [Brazilian], Raul, Carles Puyol, Luis Figo and others. In this generation, we are enjoying the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi who are playing for Real Madrid and Barcelona respectively. Today, we are bringing you another statistics comparison of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi who are taking this rivalry to another level. So let’s take a look on all goals of both superstars in El Clasico.
El Clasico Goals Comparison Between Lionel Messi And Cristiano Ronaldo
Lionel Messi: The Argentine superstar is leading the list with 21 goals in all his El Clasico games. In fact, he is the all time top goal scorer in El Clasico games. After playing 32 matches, Messi scored 21 goals and provided 13 assists.
Cristiano Ronaldo: While representing Real Madrid, Cristiano Ronaldo have netted 16 goals in 28 games in all competitions.
Consecutive Goal Scoring Record
Cristiano Ronaldo: Real Madrid forward and the all time leading goal scorer Cristiano Ronaldo holds record of scoring in most consecutive matches. The player have scored at-least 1 goal in 6 back to back El Clasico games. He set up this record during 2011-12 Copa del Rey first leg to 2012-13 La Liga competition. He scored total 7 goals during that period.
Most Hat-Tricks and Assists
Lionel Messi holds the joint record of most hat-tricks in El Clasico matches. He and former Real Madrid player Ferenc Puskas have netted hat-trick two times in this rivalry. Also, Lionel Messi is the only footballer in Real Madrid vs Barcelona game who provided 13 assists.
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That’s all about all goals scored by Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi scored in El Clasico matches. If you like this article, feel free in sharing it with other football fans around the world.