Neymar becomes La Liga top scorer with 8 goals in 7 matches
Neymar Jr. has had an average season 2015/2016 till Saturday. On Saturday 17 October things took a turn and everything changed. Not only did the player scored 4 goals in the match. But he also became the top goal scorer in the league. Neymar Jr. is not the top goal scorer in La Liga. He has scored 8 goals in 7 matches that he has played. Nolito, Benzema and Ronaldo are trying to catch up on the Brazilian. Each of them have scored 6 goals. With this spectacular start this season and with the epic goal scoring form of last season kept in mind, one can say that Neymar Jr. is a top contender for this years Golden Ball award.
Neymar Jr. on Saturday scored 4 goals against Rayo Vallecano. It was the first time that the player has scored 4 goals in a single match, while playing for Barcelona. He has done this before while playing for Santos and Brazil as well. When it comes to stats, Neymar Jr has played 101 games for Barcelona up till now. And the player has found the back of the net 62 times. This gives him a goals scoring ratio of 0.61 goals per game.