Europe’s best forwards have been within the targets as soon as once more this season and following the conclusion of the 2021/22 marketing campaign we’ve determined to take a look at the main scorers from throughout the foremost leagues.
Listed below are the main scorers from every of Europe’s prime 5 leagues.
Mohamed Salah and Son Heung-Min – 23 targets
For a fifth time the Premier League’s Golden Boot was shared this season, as Mohamed Salah and Son Heung-Min completed stage on 23 targets for the marketing campaign.
Salah’s award was the third of his profession with solely Thierry Henry having now gained greater than the Egyptian, who started the season in scintillating kind to be named because the FWA Footballer of the Yr.
The 29-year-old additionally led the Premier League for assists (13) to win the Playmaker Award, turning into simply the fourth participant – after Andy Cole, Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink and Harry Kane – to steer the league for each targets and assists in the identical season.
“Final yr, shedding to Kane within the final sport was ache for me!”
“I mentioned subsequent yr I’ll win each, golden boot and assists.”
That is the mentality that units @MoSalah aside 😤
He instructed @rioferdy5 how he makes use of the competitors for awards as motivation.#UCLfinal pic.twitter.com/Jj1wow1sZ9
— Soccer on BT Sport (@btsportfootball) Could 28, 2022
Son additionally made historical past this season because the first-ever Asian winner of the Premier League’s Golden Boot, following a career-best marketing campaign for the South Korean at Spurs.
The 29-year-old grew to become the primary participant, apart from Harry Kane, to complete because the membership’s main scorer since Emmanuel Adebayor in 2013/14.
He scored twice in opposition to Norwich on the ultimate day of the season to stage Salah on the prime of the goalscoring charts, remarkably successful the Golden Boot with out scoring a single penalty.
A primary Premier League Golden Boot for Heung-min Son 🤍 pic.twitter.com/nSpcURs8VN
— GOAL (@purpose) Could 22, 2022
Ciro Motionless – 27 targets
Ciro Motionless was the main scorer in Italian soccer as soon as once more, successful the Capocannoniere for the fourth time in his profession.
Motionless has scored prolifically since signing for Lazio in 2016, including to his main scorer accolade gained at Torino in 2013/14 with one other three awards.
The 32-year-old now trails solely Gunnar Nordhal (5) for Capocannoniere accolades and completed forward of Dusan Vlahovic and Lautaro Martinez to win the award in 2021/22.
HUGE congrats to the 2021/22 Serie A CAPOCANNONIERE, @ciroimmobile 🦅🔝
27 targets on the season and his 4th time being Italy’s prime goalscorer 👏 pic.twitter.com/6P3uTZz3jj
— Italian Soccer TV (@IFTVofficial) Could 23, 2022
It’s now 150 targets in simply 205 league appearances for Lazio for Motionless, who’s now simply six targets away from reaching the all-time prime 10 goalscorers in Serie A historical past.
Karim Benzema – 27 targets
Karim Benzema’s sensible season has him because the odds-on favorite for the Ballon d’Or, with the Actual Madrid ahead having averaged virtually a goal-per-game to assist his facet to a La Liga and Champions League double.
The 34-year-old has elevated his sport to new ranges in current campaigns and completed as Spain’s main scorer for the primary time this season, netting 27 targets to complete comfortably forward of Iago Aspas (18) and Vinicius Junior (17).
Benzema additionally scored 15 targets to complete because the Champions League’s main scorer as Carlo Ancelotti’s facet had been topped champions of Europe, his haul the joint-third most prolific particular person season within the competitors’s historical past.
Gamers to win the Pichichi trophy and the Champions League Golden Boot in the identical season throughout the #UCL period:
◎ Raul (2000/01) ◎ Cristiano Ronaldo (2013/14 & 2014/15)◎ Lionel Messi (2009/10, 2011/12 & 2018/19)◉ Karim Benzema (2021/22)
LaLiga royalty. 👑 pic.twitter.com/3VxUPopkQn
— Squawka (@Squawka) Could 29, 2022
All roads seem to result in Benzema being declared the world’s best footballer later in 2022.
Kylian Mbappe – 28 targets
For the fourth consecutive season Kylian Mbappe has completed as Ligue 1’s main scorer, with the Paris Saint-Germain ahead scoring a hat-trick on the ultimate weekend of the season to complete forward of Wissam Ben Yedder.
Mbappe is now only one accolade behind the file of 5 shared between Carlos Bianchi, Delio Onnis and Jean-Pierre Papin and may have the prospect to make historical past subsequent season after turning down Actual Madrid’s advances signing a brand new contract at PSG.
• CHAMP10NS • Meilleur buteur & Meilleur passeur
MERCI ❤️ @Ligue1UberEats @PSG_inside pic.twitter.com/83V7VNPz75
— Kylian Mbappé (@KMbappe) Could 22, 2022
He’s additionally now simply 29 targets behind Edinson Cavani’s club-record of 200 targets for the Parisians, a sensible goal for subsequent season given the prolific kind he has confirmed in current campaigns.
Robert Lewandowski – 35 targets
Robert Lewandowski has gained the European Golden Shoe for a second successive season, after scoring 35 league targets throughout Bayern Munich’s victorious Bundesliga marketing campaign.
The Poland worldwide stays the very best out-and-out goalscorer in world soccer proper now and ended the season prime of the rankings in Germany for a fifth straight season and seventh time general – levelling Gerd Mullers’ file for Kicker-Torjägerkanone awards.
The 33-year-old has extremely scored 40+ targets in all competitions in seven successive seasons for Bayern Munich, although his reign as Germany’s best ahead might come to an finish this summer time after expressing a need for a brand new problem.
One other season, one other Golden Shoe for Lewy. 🤜🤛 pic.twitter.com/cUVlDaygAJ
— Squawka (@Squawka) Could 30, 2022
Ought to he depart, he’ll go away because the league’s second-highest scorer of all time behind the aforementioned Muller, having netted 312 targets in 384 appearances for Borussia Dortmund and Bayern.
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