Erling Haaland and Harry Kane together bring Man City and Tottenham 24 points – the highest among players who have ever scored in the Premier League in the 2022-2023 season.
After landing at Man City for $ 63 million, Haaland quickly integrated, scoring 52 goals in 51 matches in all competitions. In the Premier League alone, the Norwegian striker won the top scorer with 36 goals and broke the record for most goals in a season held by Alan Shearer and Andy Cole (with 34 goals).
In particular, in addition to the goals in the separate victories, Haaland many times scored the decisive goal for Man City, such as the penalty kick in the fifth minute to set a 2-1 victory over Fulham last month. 11/2022 or the only goal in the 1-0 win over Crystal Palace in March.
According to Opta, Haaland’s scoring ability brought Man City 24 points – the highest number in the Premier League season 2022-2023. The 22-year-old striker is expected to continue to explode in the FA Cup final against Man Utd on June 3 and the Champions League final against Inter on June 10 to help Man City complete the historic treble.
Behind Haaland in the top scorer list with 30 goals, but Kane also brought Tottenham 24 points. Without the goals of the English striker, the London team would have only 34 instead of 60 points, equal to the relegation club Leicester.
In particular, Kane scored the only goal in the wins against Fulham and Man City earlier this year, and made the difference against Nottingham Forest, Brighton and Crystal Palace. Despite Kane’s brilliant form, Tottenham only finished eighth and will be absent from next season’s European Cup.
British newspaper Sportmail said Kane will leave London in the summer of 2023. The 29-year-old striker has a contract until June 2024 and is in the sights of Man Utd and PSG.
In third place is Ivan Toney, when he brought Brentford 16 points with 20 goals in the English Premier League. This statistic caused coach Thomas Frank a headache when the England striker was suspended for eight months for violating betting rules and only returned from January 16, 2024.
Mohamed Salah scored 19 goals to bring 15 points, but not enough to help Liverpool win tickets to the Champions League. “Red Brigade” finished fifth and will participate in the Europa League next season.
Nigerian striker Taiwo Awoniyi scored 10 goals and brought back 13 points, making a great contribution to Nottingham Forest’s stay in the Premier League. Nottingham finished 16th with 38 points, four points above the relegation group.
Fulham’s Aleksandar Mitrovic (14 goals) and Crystal Palace’s Eberechi Eze (10 goals) both brought home 11 points, while Alexander Isak won 10 points for Newcastle through ten goals and helped the club return to the Champions League after 20 years.
Philip Billing’s seven goals gave Bournemouth nine points to stay in the relegation zone. Meanwhile, the trio of Bukayo Saka (14 goals), Martin Odegaard (15) and Gabriel Martinelli (15) together brought Arsenal eight points to take advantage of the title race for most of the season.