English Premier League aka EPL aka BPL has been a competitive league out there and according to a survey, this is the most watched leagues in the world. In this season, some awkward things have happened in English Premier League.
- A mid-table club is leading the EPL point table i.e. Leicester City with 50 points after playing 24 matches.
- The 2014/15 Premier League title holders are lagging behind mid-table clubs i.e. Chelsea are standing on 13th position after playing 24 matches.
- Two coaches have been sacked i.e. Brandan Rodgers and Jose Mourinho.
And so on. Among all of them, the number of goals have got a stable position in this season. Although, mid-table clubs are playing better than some leading giants of EPL, but the number of goals is pretty high this time.
If you are willing to know about most of top goal scorers in EPL 15/16, here you go. Here are top 5 goal scorers in English Premier League 2015/16.
Top Goal Scorers in EPL 15/16
1] Jamie Vardy – 18 Goals
If the Foxes are standing on the first position, Jamie Vardy is one of them behind the success. This brutal player of Leicester City has scored 18 goals in 24 matches. Although, no hat-trick is in his bag, but still he is playing awesome and the result reflects that brightly. He has scored 2 goals against Liverpool (one of them was more than miracle), Southampton and Arsenal.
2] Harry Kane – 15 Goals
After the Vardy’s 18 goals milestone, Harry Kane is standing on the second position as he has scored 15 goals for Tottenham Hotspur in 24 matches. His number of shots is pretty big in numbers as it is 94. Unlike Jamie Vardy, Kane has one hat-trick against Bournemouth. Apart from that, he has scored 2 goals against Norwich City and West Ham United.
2.1] Romelu Lukaku – 15 Goals
Not only harry Kane, but also Romelu Lukaku is standing on the second position as he has scored 15 goals in 24 matches for Everton. Hence, you cannot call him third. On the other hand, Everton has got several wins against some big clubs and Lukaku has played a vital role in almost every match.
3] Odion Ighalo – 14 Goals
This Watford forward is really good in terms of tactics, dribbling etc. As of now, he has played 24 matches and standing on fourth position by scoring 14 goals. Apart from that, he has 3 assists. Although, he has no hat-trick, but he scored two goals against Liverpool, West Ham United, Newcastle United.
4] Riyad Mahrez – 13 Goals
This is another Leicester City player who is standing on the top goal scorers in EPL 15/16 list. Mahrez is an important asset for Leicester City as he is nothing less than a goal machine and makers for Leicester City. He has scored 13 goals in 23 matches. Apart from that, he has 9 assists, which is an important role that all the players cannot play.
Disclaimer: All these stats have been mentioned based on first 24 matches in EPL. Going forward, it may change.