It was already a classic, but is has now become an epic battle. Ronaldo vs Messi. Good vs Good. The Best of the Best. Both players have now scored 70 goals combined in La Liga this season: 35 vs 35. What’s more in store for us, mortals, in this Clash of the Titans?Ronaldo scored his 100th and 100st league goals for Real Madrid in their 5-1 win vs Real Sociedad today.
> Having played 92 matches, he is the fastest player ever to reach 100 goals in La Liga.
> His 35 league goals this season put him level with Lionel Messi on top of the top scorer list.
> Ronaldo set the record on 40 in last season, but with 9 matches to go that number might be history come the end of the season.
> Both players have scored 6 hat-tricks this season, equal to Ronaldo’s record from last edition.