American is leading scorer in Spain's La Liga

New Jersey product, Giuseppe Rossi, who went abroad at age 13 and has played for Italy's youth national teams, scored after running onto a through ball and lobbing the Atletico Madrid's keeper in Villarreal's 4-3 win on Sunday, and he scored from the penalty spot in Wednesday's 3-0 win over Levante. The 19-year-old now has seven goals and shares the La Liga scoring lead with three players. Villarreal is in third place, one point behind leader Real Madrid.

SPANISH LA LIGA LEADING SCORERS
Luis Fabiano (Sevilla) 7
Giuseppe Rossi (Villarreal) 7
Lionel Messi (Barcelona) 7
Sergio Aguero (Atletico Madrid) 7
Fernando Morientes (Valencia) 6
Dani Guiza (Mallorca) 6
Frederic Kanoute (Sevilla) 5

 

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