Ciro Immobile continues to accumulate extraordinary achievements in this 2019/2020 financial year. After winning the European Golden Boot and exceeding 100 goals in the transalpine elite with Lazio, the international azzurro became the most successful scorer on Sunday in a Serie A campaign. Tied with Gonzalo Higuain.
During a trip to Naples on the occasion of the final day of the championship (1-2), Immobile planted its 36th achievement of the exercise. It’s as much as El Pipita during the 2015/16 campaign when he was playing with the Partenopei. No one has ever done better than these two.
This is the third time in his career that Immobile has finished a Serie A capocaonniere. However, he had never exceeded the 30-goal mark in a season. His best mark so far was 39.
Note that of the 36 goals, 14 were achieved on penalties by the former Borussia Dortmund player. Higuain had only put in three.