Following the weekend’s actions, it is time to check out the top 10 current leaders in the European Golden Shoe race. The race to win the 2020-21 European Golden Shoe is beginning to take shape as clubs reach the halfway stage.
At the moment, last season’s runner-up Robert Lewandowski has taken a strong lead at the top of the table, irrespective of a league’s co-efficiency rating. The Bayern Munich ace already has a stunning 35 goals in his 25 Bundesliga outings this season so far.
Moreover, the European Golden Shoe winner is determined by European Sports Media through the outcome based on a player’s goal numbers and the strength of his league, as calculated below [e.g. goals scored * league strength = total points].
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10 Current Leaders In The European Golden Shoe Race
The table below contains the top 10 current leaders in the European Golden Shoe race for the 2020-21 campaign, showing each player’s goals and points.
|1||Robert Lewandowski||Bayern Munich||35||70|
|3||Andre Silva||Eintracht Frankfurt||23||46|
|4||Lionel Messi||FC Barcelona||23||46|
|5||Erling Haaland||Borussia Dortmund||21||42|
|6||Kylian Mbappe||Paris Saint-Germain||21||42|
|7||Romelu Lukaku||Inter Milan||21||42|
|9||Karim Benzema||Real Madrid||19||38|
|10||Luis Suarez||Atletico Madrid||19||38|
Who do you think will win the race for the European Golden Shoe this season?