Cristiano Ronaldo winner for Real Madrid makes him joint-top scorer with Barcelona's Lionel Messi in Copa del Rey

Argentina international failed to carry on his sensational goalscoring form for the Spanish champions as his Portuguese rival netted the winner to draw level with him

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has finished joint top scorer in the Copa del Rey this season along with Barcelona’s Lionel Messi after the Portuguese international headed home the winner in the final on Wednesday evening.

The 26-year-old scored in the 13th minute of the extra-time period against Barcelona in their 1-0 victory at the Mestalla as he headed home an Angel Di Maria cross from the left wing. It was the Portugal international’s seventh goal of the competition and brought levelwith Messi at the top of the goalscoring charts.

Almeria striker Leonardo Ulloa ended third in the scorers’ list in the competition with six goals.

Here is the list of the top scorers in the competition this season:

Goalscorers Goals Teams
Lionel Messi 7 Barcelona
Cristiano Ronaldo 7 Real Madrid
Leonardo Ulloa 6 Almeria
Alvaro Negredo 5 Sevilla
Karim Benzema 5 Real Madrid
Ruben Castro 5 Real Betis
Adrian Lopez 4 Deportivo La Coruna
Fernando Cavenaghi 4 Real Mallorca
Jorge Molina 4 Real Betis
Pedro Rodriguez 4 Barcelona

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