The matchday 8 of the Spanish La Liga drew to a close on Sunday. On the matchday, many players gave good accounts of themselves with impressive goalscoring and goal creation performances, some disappointed while some were also able to add to their already impressive goals tallies.
Karim Benzema continued his scintillating form in front of goal as he scored against Espanyol but his goal proved to be just a consolation as Espanyol got the better of Real Madrid by 2 goals to one. This goal took his goals tally for the season to 9. The French star is followed by Mikel Oyarzabal of Real Sociedad who has scored 6 goals this season. He scored Real Sociedad's equaliser against Getafe but couldn't help his team get all three points.
Real Madrid's Vicinius Junior is the third-highest goalscorer in La Liga this season. The Brazilian star has scored five league goals this season. He is enduring a goal drought as he hasn't scored since Real Madrid's matchday four 2-1 comeback win against Valencia. He is followed by Arnaut Danjuma who scored a brace in Villarreal's important 2-0 win against Real Betis. Arnaut Danjuma now has 4 league goals to his name this season.
Luis Suarez, who scored one of Atletico Madrid's two goals against Barcelona, is joint-fourth on the top scorers' chart with Arnaut Danjuma. The Uruguayan striker has scored four goals this season. The former Barcelona star is followed by Espanyol's Raul De Tomas, who scored the first of Espanyol's two goals against Real Madrid. Raul De Tomas has three goals to his name this season.
The likes of Willian Jose of Real Betis, Marco Asensio of Real Madrid, Alvaro Garcia of Rayo Vallecano, Yousef El-Nesyri of Sevilla, Ramadel Falcao of Rayo Vallecano, Memphis Depay of Barcelona, Juanmi of Real Betis, Eric Lamela of Sevilla, Carlos Soler of Valencia, and Angel Corea of Real Madrid are all tied with Raul De Tomas on three goals.
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