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Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez pose with awards

  • Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez boast their combined six Golden Shoe awards
  • The trophy is given to the top league scorer in all of Europe's top divisions
  • Messi leads the way with four awards while Suarez chips in with his two wins

By Ben Church For Mailonline

Published: 08:28 EST, 13 December 2017 | Updated: 09:18 EST, 13 December 2017

Barcelona's star duo Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez have been boasting their vast collection of Golden Shoes trophies.

The pair posed together for a picture at the club's training ground with their half a dozen awards dotted around them.

The Golden Shoe is awarded to the season's top league scorer in Europe and the prolific partnership have plenty of goals between them.

Barcelona stars Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez pose together with their six Golden Shoe awards

Barcelona stars Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez pose together with their six Golden Shoe awards

GOLDEN SHOE LEADERS SO FAR:

Edinson Cavani -PSG: 17

Mauro Icardi- Inter Milan: 16

Ciro Immobile- Lazio: 15

The photo will form the front cover of Barcelona's new magazine and celebrates the joint success of their strikers.

Lionel Messi leads the way, as always, with his four trophies while Suarez chips in with his two.

The trophies in the picture are no replicas either, the pair brought the real boots in from their own homes.

Speaking on Instagram, Barcelona wrote: '2 friends, 6 Golden Shoes…and counting!'

Messi shares the record for the most Golden Shoes trophies with rival Cristiano RonaldoMessi shares the record for the most Golden Shoes trophies with rival Cristiano Ronaldo

Messi shares the record for the most Golden Shoes trophies with rival Cristiano Ronaldo

The Argentine shares the record for the most Golden Shoes with his arch-rival Cristiano Ronaldo.

However, the Spanish club cannot take all the credit for the impressive collection with Suarez picking up one of his trophies while at Liverpool in the 2013-14 season, scoring 31 goals.

Neither top the rankings this season though with Messi closest to leader Edinson Cavani (17) with 14 goals.

Suarez appears to be way off his best and has only scored seven goals in La Liga so far this season.

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