European Golden Shoe

European Golden Shoe 2020/21: Ronaldo now joint second

The Juventus star scored two goals at the weekend which took him to 18 for the season in Serie A

 
11:10am on Tuesday 23rd February 2021
By
Martin Macdonald

Cristiano Ronaldo is jow joint second in the 2020/21 Golden Shot standings following his two goals for Juventus versus Crotone at the weekend.

The Portuguese forward has now netted 18 times in Serie A which puts him on to 36 points alongside Eintracht Frankfurt's Andre Silva.

However, the runaway leader remains Robert Lewandowski who scored again for Bayern, albeit in a loss against Silva's Frankfurt side. The former Dortmund striker is now on 26 goals for the season which has generated him 52 points.

Genk's Paul Onuachu continues to hang with the big guns after he scored his 23rd goal of the season.

Both Erling Haaland and Romelu Lukaku found the back of the net in the Bundesliga and Serie A respectively in this round, which puts them both on to 17 league goals.

Haaland scored two against Schalke, while Lukaku scored one as Inter beat Milan 3-0.

Lionel Messi now has 16 for the season which puts him on par with Kylian Mbappe. Neither Barcelona nor PSG won at the weekend.

2020/21 EUROPEAN GOLDEN SHOE STANDINGS

2020/21 European Golden Shoe

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PlayerTeamGoalsPoints
Robert LewandowskiBayern2652
Cristiano RonaldoJuventus1836
Andre SilvaFrankfurt1836
Paul OnuachuGenk2334.5
Mohamed SalahLiverpool1734
Erling HaalandDortmund1734
Romelu LukakuInter1734
Georgios GiakoumakisVenlo2233
Luis Suarez1632
Kylian MbappePSG1632
Lionel MessiBarcelona1632

A reminder: The five elite leagues - Premier League, La Liga, Bundesliga, Serie A and Ligue 1 - all carry a weighting of 2, meaning that a player will be awarded two points for every goal they score in these competitions.

For the leagues ranked sixth to 30 in Uefa's coefficients rankings goals scored are given a weighting of 1.5, and goals scored in a league outwith the top 30, goals are given a weighting of 1.

Ciro Immobile won the 2019/20 European Golden Shoe, scoring 36 goals for Lazio in a tremendous Serie A season.

2020/21 EUROPEAN GOLDEN SHOE (Summer Leagues)

2020 European Golden Shoe

PlayerTeamGoalsPoints
Kasper JunkerBomo/Glimt2740.5
Amahl PellegrinoKristiansund2537.5
Philip ZinckernagelBodo/Glimt1928.5
Christoffer NymanNorrköping1827
Rauno SappinenFlora Tallinn2626
Veton BerishaViking1624
Astrit SelmaniVerbergs1522.5
Mushaga BakengaOdds BK1522.5
Moses OgbuMjallby1421
Anders ChristiansenMalmo1319.5
Leke JamesMolde1219.5
Maksim SkavyshBATE Borisov1919

This is the 2020/21 European Golden Shoe race. If you want to see the final standing for the 2019/20 European Golden Shoe, follow this link.

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