Register Login Scores

3 African Superstars Share EPL Golden Boot

It rained goals galore on the final day of the Premier League campaign, which saw three African superstars end at the top of the Golden Boot ranking, writing Premier League history.

Tired of reading? Click through the gallery to see the top goalscorers in England’s top flight this season.

Mohamed Salah entered the final match day of 2018/19 with two goals ahead of his closest rivals but was not able to add to his tally in Liverpool’s 2-0 win over Wolverhampton Wanderers.

Meanwhile, his teammate Sadio netted both goals in the Reds victory, which was not enough to beat Manchester City to the title, taking his tally to 22 goals as well.

In addition, Arsenal forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang also netted a brace in the Gunners’ 3-1 win at Burnley, to move level both Salah and Mane.

For the first time in history, three Africans share the league Golden Boot, while Manchester City’s Sergio Aguero finished with 21 strikes in fourth place after netting the important equaliser in his side's 4-1 at Brighton & Hove Albion.

Read: Transfers Already Confirmed For Next Season

Salah, who won the title with 32 strikes in 2017/18, becomes only the sixth player and the first African to defend his Premier League Golden Boot title – even though he has to share it with Mane and Aubameyang.

Who do you think was the best striker in the Premier League this season? Have your say in the comments section below.

 

nextarticle

Roma Punish Champions Juve

16 comments

Top 5

Chiefs’ Foreign Contingent – How Have They Done?

32 Aug 22, 2019 01:09 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Official: Real Unveil New No.7

54 Aug 11, 2019 08:01 PM in LaLiga

City V Chiefs Match Venue Confirmed

17 Aug 21, 2019 08:37 PM in PSL

The Highest-Paid Man Utd Stars After Maguire Signing

4 Aug 13, 2019 07:57 PM in Cadbury

Rulani Reveals Inspiring Pirates Take Over Plan

39 Aug 22, 2019 09:12 AM in Orlando Pirates

17 Absa Prem Kits You Need To See...

26 Aug 21, 2019 12:59 PM in PSL

Baxter Responds To Pirates Rumours, Confirms UEL Interest

44 Aug 19, 2019 07:28 PM in Siyagobhoza

Micho Responds To Alleged Sex Scandal

143 Aug 18, 2019 10:59 AM in Orlando Pirates

12 Must-Watch Youngsters In The PSL

27 Aug 21, 2019 09:15 AM in PSL

First Coach Linked With Pirates After Micho's Exit!

69 Aug 19, 2019 03:29 PM in Orlando Pirates

How Chiefs Players Are Coping With Billiat Transfer Saga

37 Aug 22, 2019 02:41 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

The Highest-Paid Coaches At Afcon Revealed?

108 Jul 11, 2019 07:38 PM in AFCON 2019

Lorch Transfer Talk: What Might Affect Bucs Star

36 Aug 22, 2019 11:43 AM in Orlando Pirates

The Highest-Paid Footballers In The World Today

13 Apr 02, 2019 12:30 PM in International

Chiefs Hitman Opens Up On Double Award Win

32 Aug 22, 2019 07:00 AM in Kaizer Chiefs