Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySoccer World DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America Classifieds
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
Magnificent Messi hits four
by Mike Woitalla, February 19th, 2012 8:01PM

MOST READ
TAGS:  england, germany, real madrid, spain

MOST COMMENTED

[GOLEADORES] Lionel Messi scored four goals in Barcelona's 5-1 win over Valencia to give him 27 La Liga goals, one less than Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo, who struck once in Real's 4-0 win over Racing Santander. For leading scorer updates in Europe's major leagues and video of Messi's quartet ...

Messi now has 42 goals this season in all competitions -- the third season in a row he's broken the 40-goal mark.

Four from Messi vs. Valencia (the fourth being particularly brilliant) ...



Spain La Liga
Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid/Portugal) 27
Lionel Messi (Barcelona/Argentina) 27
Gonzalo Higuain (Real Madrid/Argentina) 14
Falcao (Atletico Madrid/Colombia) 14

The EPL was off this weekend for FA Cup play.

English Premier League

Robin Van Persie (Arsenal/Netherlands) 22

Wayne Rooney (Manchester United/England) 17
Demba Ba (Newcastle/Senegal) 16
Sergio Aguero (Manchester City/Argentina) 15

Dutchman Klaas Jan Huntelaar scored twice in Schalke's 4-0 win over Wolfsburg to take a share of the Bundesliga scoring lead.

German Bundesliga
Mario Gomez (Bayern Munich/Germany) 18
Klaas Jan Huntelaar (Schalke 04/Netherlands) 18
Claudio Pizarro (Werder Bremen/Peru) 15
Lukas Podolski (FC Cologne/Germany) 15

Swede John Guidetti, playing on loan at Feyenoord from Manchester City, scored his 16th of the season with a penalty kick in a 1-1 tie with RKC Waalwijk.

Dutch Eredivisie

Bas Dost (Heerenveen/Netherlands) 19
Luuk de Jong (Twente/Netherlands) 17
John Guidetti (Feyenoord/Sweden) 16
Dries Mertens (PSV/Belgium) 15

Uruguayan Edinson Cavani struck twice in Napoli's 3-0 win at Fiorentina.

Italian Serie A
Antonio Di Natale (Udinese/Italy) 17
Zlatan Ibrahimovic (AC Milan/Sweden) 15
Edinson Cavani (Napoli/Uruguay) 15
(Five players tied with 12 goals.)

France Ligue 1
Olivier Giroud (Montpellier/France) 15
Nene (Paris SG/Brazil) 11
Kevin Gameiro (Paris SG/France) 10
(Four players tied with 9 goals.)





No comments yet.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
USL Week 2: Results & Standings    
Cuban Heviel Cordoves scored twice and rookie Ricky Garbanzo added a third goal as the Charleston ...
USA romps in Bosnia-Herzegovina, 5-2     
The U.S. team preparing for Olympic qualifying defeated Bosnia-Herzegovina's under-21 team, 5-2, in a friendly played ...
MLS Week 4: FC Dallas puts its perfect record on line    
FC Dallas, the only remaining unbeaten and untied team in MLS, hosts the 2014 Supporters' Shield ...
Berti's back: 'Der Terrier' moves to U.S. sidelines    
Berti Vogts, who is responsible for Jurgen Klinsmann getting his job as German national team coach ...
USL Week 2: Finley joins Independence movement    
All 24 USL teams are in action this week as 10 of the 13 new teams ...
What They're Saying: Jason Kreis    
"It's impossible for me to say, but I really had expected Mix to go. I think ...
Road to Russia: Barbados ends USVI dream    
Barbados made amends for a shock 1-0 loss at home during which it had two penalty ...
MLS Trade Central: Timbers sign Ghanaian winger    
The Portland Timbers have acquired winger Ishmael Yartey on loan from French Ligue 2 club Sochaux. ...
What They're Saying: Landon Donovan    
"It was the first time in my life that I had not made a team, that ...
MLS clubs depleted because of callups    
MLS is the only top-level league with a heavy presence of national team players that didn't ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives