Barcelona vs Sevilla: a battle of the strikers (video)
Spanish Supercup: Barcelona vs Sevilla, 10:00 pm CEST, August 12 Sunday, Stade Ibn Batouta, Tangier, Morocco
The highly-anticipated Spanish Supercopa will not only mark the beginning of the 2018/2019 season in LaLiga, but also illustrate the fantastic skills of both sides' strikers.
We all know who leads Blaugrana's attacking line: Leo Messi. Pro-Catalan newspaper Mundo Deportivo has even dubbed him as a 'nightmare of Sevilla'. The Argentine has scored THIRTY-ONE goals against Sevilla, having faced them just two times more. There is a 99% of him scoring his 32nd goal tonight.
📰[MD] | Messi,the nightmare of sevilla— BarcaTimes (@BarcaTimes) August 11, 2018
🔸Messi has scored 31 goals in 33 games in which he has faced Sevilla
🔹Messi debuted in his third game against sevilla, twelve seasons ago. Since then, six doublets and two hat-tricks to the team of Sanchez pizjuan. pic.twitter.com/toXFJYmseF
Wissam Ben Yedder, meanwhile, is a 28-year-old striker who joined Sevilla in the summer of 2016. Since then he managed to score 20 LaLiga goals. During the 2017/2018 season, Ben Yedder netted an impressive amount of 22 goals in all competitions. Look at his overall stats via Transfermaket! A decent rival for Messi?
How many goals will we see tonight?