The Pichichi is an award given by Spanish Newspaper Marca to the top scorer of each Laliga season and is named after iconic Athletic Bilbao striker Albert 'pichichi' Moreno.It was incepted in the 1952-1953 season and has been awarded annually since. Some of the most famous Pichichi wins in recent history include;
Cristiano Ronaldo- is a Portuguese footballer who plays as a forward for English side Manchester United as a forward.He is one of the finest forwards in the World and previously played for Spanish side Real Madrid before his move to England. He scored 311 goals in the Laliga and has won the Pichichi three times.
*Lionel Messi-he is an Argentine footballer who plays for French giants,Paris St Germain as a forward. He previously played for Barcelona before his move to France and is one of the finest players ever in football history.He scored 474 goals in the Laliga and won five Pichichi awards.
*Raul-he is a retired Spanish footballer who pla yet for Real Madrid as a forward and is one of the finest forwards in the history of football.He scored 228 goals in Laliga and has won the Pichichi award two times.
*Samuel Etoo-he is a retired Cameroonian professional footballer who played as a striker and is regarded as one of the finest forwards in football history to emerge from the African continent.He scored 162 goals in Laliga and won the Pichichi award in the year 2016.
*Diego Forlan-he was an Uruguayan professional footballer who played as a forward and is regarded as one of the finest ever.He scored 240 goals and has won the Pichichi award two times in his career.
*Ruud van Nistelroy-he is a retired professional footballer who played as a forward for top teams like Real Madrid and Manchester United and is remembered for his killer instinct infront of goal. He scored 96 goals in the Laliga and has a Pichichi win to his name.
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