Lazio ahead Ciro Immobile has received the 2019-20 European Golden Shoe because the continent’s greatest marksman after he completed the marketing campaign with a record-equalling 36 objectives in Serie A.
Motionless’s purpose in Lazio’s 2-1 defeat at Napoli introduced him degree with Gonzalo Higuain‘s tally for the Neapolitans in 2015-16, which was the all-time report for the division for a single season.
Serie A’s second prime scorer Cristiano Ronaldo had gone into the ultimate matchday 4 behind Motionless on 31 and was the one participant with a practical probability of catching the Italy worldwide as home soccer in Germany completed in June. Nevertheless, Ronaldo was not noted of the Juventus squad to face Roma.
Motionless is the primary Serie A participant to win the award since Francesco Totti in 2007. Lionel Messi, final season’s winner and the participant to have received this award probably the most instances with six, completed fifth with 25 objectives.
Motionless additionally turns into the primary winner apart from Messi, Ronaldo or Suarez — who received it once more in 2015-16 with Barcelona — since Atletico Madrid‘s Diego Forlan in 2008-09.
The award is judged on a points-based system the place gamers from the highest 5 leagues in Europe — Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga and Ligue 1 — have their purpose tally multiplied by two, whereas leagues with decrease coefficients are multiplied by 1.5 after which one decrease down.
Borussia Dortmund ahead Erling Haaland outscored Messi for the marketing campaign as he completed on 29, however the two gamers had been degree within the standings as 16 of his objectives had been scored for Austrian aspect FC Salzburg.
Motionless finishes on 72 factors, with the all-time report belonging to Messi who had 100 within the 2011-12 season, courtesy of his 50 La Liga objectives for Barcelona.
Three Serie A gamers to completed within the prime 10. In addition to Motionless and third-place Ronaldo, Inter Milan‘s Romelu Lukaku was seventh on 23 — degree with the Premier League’s leading marksman, Jamie Vardy.
Motionless was the outright prime purpose scorer in Europe however two different gamers, Wolfsberg‘s Shon Weissman and Young Boys‘ Jean-Pierre Nsame, scored 30 objectives to complete within the prime 10.
That is the third time Motionless finishes as Serie A’s prime purpose scorer. In 2013-14, he scored 22 objectives whereas at Torino and he hit 29 4 seasons later which noticed him end degree with then Inter ahead Mauro Icardi.
Motionless turns into the eighth participant to finishes as Serie A’s main marksman on three events, with solely former AC Milan ahead Gunnar Nordahl having achieved it extra usually with 5 from 1950 to 1955.