The popularity of the English Premier League in the Arab world has increased a lot in the last decade, especially in the last two years, as it became the most followed by football fans from the ocean to the Gulf after it dominated the Spanish League at the beginning of the second decade of the new millennium, and the Italian League in the nineties of the last century and the first decade of current century.
There are many factors that have contributed to the increase in the popularity of the English Premier League in recent years, perhaps the most prominent of which is that it has become a kiss for many wonderful Arab players, led by Mohamed Salah, the Liverpool star, and Riyad Mahrez, a prodigy for Leicester City years ago, and the current Manchester City star.
Salah has won the Premier League top scorer 3 times since joining Liverpool , the first was undisputed and the second shared with his colleague Sadio Mane and Pierre Aubameyang, then lost the Golden Boot in his third year to Jimmy Vardy, Leicester City star, and last season Harry Kane won the competition’s top scorer With 23 goals.
Salah returned to win the award for the third time in his history last season, surpassing Son, the Tottenham star.
The destination of the Premier League top scorer award this season is unpredictable, and there are many candidates to consider, led by Tottenham star Harry Kane, Spurs’ best path to the opponents’ net, also Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah, as well as Erling Haaland, who recently joined Manchester City,
English Premier League 2022-23 schedule, carrier channels and standings
In the following lines, we will learn about the Premier League’s top scorers in the 2022-2023 season.
Premier League top scorers 2023:
|ranking||player||number of goals|
|1||Erling Haaland – Manchester City||17|
|2||Harry Kane – Tottenham||10|
|3||Aleksandar Mitrovic – Fulham||9|
|4||Evan Toni – Brentford||8|
|=5||Miguel Almiron – Newcastle||7|
|=5||Leandro Trossard – Brighton||7|
|=7||Phil Foden – Manchester City||6|
|=7||Rodrygo – Leeds United||6|
|=7||Roberto Firmino – Liverpool||6|
|=7||James Madison – Leicester City||6|
|=7||Callum Wilson – Newcastle United||6|
|=12||Wilfried Zaha – Crystal Palace||5|
|=12||Gabriel Jesus – Arsenal||6|
English Premier League top scorers throughout history
Alan Shearer is the all-time top scorer in the Premier League with 260 goals in 441 games, and the list also includes names such as Wayne Rooney, who is second with 208 goals in 494 games, and Harry Kane is third with 192 goals.
|13||Robin van Persie||144|