Top Contenders To Win Golden Shoe right now: Premier League 18/19
The English Premier League without a doubt is the most toughest league across Europe, right now there is no stopping Liverpool and defending champions Manchester City as they continue to fight intensely for the Premier League crown, with Spurs following closely behind while the top clubs like Manchester United, Arsenal and Chelsea keep struggling to secure a Champions League Spot and It’s time we take a quick look at top 5 contenders to win the Premier League golden shoe.
The Egyptian king Mohamed Salah silenced many doubters and won the golden boot last season after slotting the ball home on 32 occasions for the Reds in just 36 appearances but this time it’s going to be very tough and he needs to work on his finishing skills if he wants to defend his crown as a couple other elite strikers are also making huge statements to claim the Golden Boot.
With many Premier League attackers are in full flow and firing on all cylinders at the moment, Let’s take a quick look at the players who are likely to win the premier league Golden Boot. Here are our top 5 contenders for the Premier League Golden Shoe right now:
5. Eden Hazard
At the start of the campaign Hazard was firing all cylinders but in recent games It hasn’t been the best of outings for Chelsea football club as the Blues failed to cope up with the likes of Liverpool and Manchester City during the past few weeks their talisman Eden Hazard has been their stand out player as he continues to terrify the defences with his crazy dribbling skills.
Many rumors were in the media and many expected him to switch to Real Madrid, but the Belgian playmaker decided to gift Chelsea another year at Stamford Bridge and he has been continuously showing what he is capable of with his insane skills in front of the goal.
The highly rated attacker has been a consistent threat in front of goal this season, with his incredible 12 goals in 25 appearances rendering him as one of the top contenders to win the Premier League Golden Shoe at the moment.
4. Harry Kane
Despite missing out of action for couple of months due to injury, Spurs striker Harry Kane still ranks high among the elite strikers in the Premier League at the moment as he started the campaign firing all cylinders.
The prolific striker has had a very good touch in front of goal so far, scoring regularly to keep The Spurs in contention for the premier league title. He has scored an amazing 14 goals in just 22 Premier League appearances this season.
Following his recent spell on the sidelines due to injury, Kane is set to return into Premier League action once again and he will be keen to continue to threaten defence with his impressive goalscoring feats in the English premier league as he sets his sight on the Premier League Golden come the end of premier league campaign.
3. Pierre Emerick Aubameyang
Aubameyang is one of the most lethal striker in the world as he is gifted with lightning pace and skills. So far in the premier league It has been a very prolific campaign for Arsenal and gabonese striker Pierre Emerick Aubameyang, with the former Borussia Dortmund talisman proving his worth once again in the English Premier League.
Aubameyang has been terrorising the opposition defences in the English Premier League so far during 2018/19 campaign, with his lightning pace, quick acceleration and lethal finishing skills considering him almost unstoppable whenever he make the runs in behind the defence with the ball at his feet.
The Gabonese International already scored 15 goals to his name in just 25 Premier League appearances this term and given his sparkling form at the moment, he also stands a huge chance to win prestigious Golden Shoe at the end of this 2018/19 league campaign.
2. Sergio Aguero
Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero is one of the best strikers if not the best the English Premier League has witnessed in the many years and the Argentine has exceeded the expectations once again this season with his ruthless finishing in front of goal.
Aguero has been at an unmatchable level in the English Premier League division since the start of the campaign, scoring consistently to help the defending champions overcome their recent poor form and he reignited title hopes as they continue to battle Klopp’s Liverpool in the title race.
The Argentine prolific striker is making a strong statement for himself in the race for the Premier League Golden Shoe as he scored a whopping 17 goals in 23 appearances for Citizens in the Premier League this season.
1. Mohamed Salah
Having won the accolade last term for finishing on top of the goal scoring charts with his amazing 32 goals, the expectation levels has been risen on Liverpool sensation Mohamed Salah to reach a similar level this campaign
Salah’s slow start to the Premier League campaign and the rise of other attackers were enough as some people were doubting the wingers quality and labelling him as a ‘One Season Wonder’ but in a short space of time Mohamed Salah proved his critics wrong by scoring 17 goals in 26 Premier League appearances so far as he is leading the goal scoring chart and he continues to help Liverpool in their title ambitions during the term.