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?