NEWS STORY. 26/10/2022
The Brazilian has scored eight goals between La Liga and the Champions League this season.
Vini Jr. continues to push his offensive numbers this season. After finding the net on the Leipzig lawn, the Brazilian is Real Madrid’s top scorer with eight goals. His goals are split between La Liga and the Champions League, with five and three respectively. The list of scorers madridistas is completed by Valverde (7), Benzema y Rodrygo (6), Modrić (3), Rüdiger, Asensio, Alaba and Lucas V. (2), Militão and Hazard (1).
Vini Jr. scored his first goal of the season against Celta at the Balaídos stadium. It was just the start of a five-game scoring streak, as he also netted against Espanyol, Betis, Celtic and Mallorca. His next two goals came at the Santiago Bernabéu, against Osasuna and Shakhtar. In the last meeting against Leipzig, he planted his eighth achievement of the season with a header from a center by Asensio.
Moreover, Vini Jr. also stands out for his ability to deliver assists. So far, he has distilled four assists to as many different team-mates: Benzema in the European Super Cup, and Valverde, Modrić and Lucas Vázquez in La Liga.