5 Premier League Clubs with the Most Gold Shoe Titles
Netgenz - Netizen buzz Sport | The Premier League is home to some of the world's best strikers. Several star players made their careers there such as Cristiano Ronaldo, Wayne Rooney, Didier Drogba to Mohamed Salah. No wonder the Premier League is now seen as the best league in the world.
A great competition not only includes elite teams but also several players in winning the Golden Shoe title, aka top scorer. As far as the Premier League's top scorer history is concerned, the following five clubs are suppliers of the most top scorers. Here's the explanation.
Here are 5 Premier League Clubs with the Most Gold Shoe Titles
1. Liverpool (6)
In recent seasons Mohamed Salah has led the list of Premier League goalscorers. He has collected two Premier League Golden Boot titles in a row in the 2017/2018 and 2018/2019 seasons with a record of 32 and 22 goals
Interestingly, in the 2018/2019 season, the top scorer title was achieved together with Sadio Mane. Salah follows Michael Owen's record with 2 consecutive Golden Boot titles in the 1997/1998 and 1998/1999 seasons.
Another title was recorded by Luis Suarez in the 2013/2014 season when he scored 31 goals. Liverpool has the potential to add the Golden Shoe title because this season the top scorer is temporarily controlled by two Liverpool players, Mohamed Salah and Diogo Jota.
2. Arsenal (6)
Despite Arsenal's less than impressive form in recent years, they have had a striker line-up to fear. It can be proven by the 6 Golden Boots that their players have achieved. Four of them were achieved by the Gunners legend, Thierry Henry.
He first became the Premier League's top scorer in the 2001/2002 season with a record of 24 goals. Remarkably he then won the title of top scorer three seasons in a row from 2003/2004 to 2005/2006.
And two other titles were created by Robin van Persie in 2010/2011 with 30 goals, and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in 2018/2019 with 22 goals.
3. Manchester United (5)
Manchester United is home to some amazing players. The Red Devils have collected five Premier League Golden Boot titles from 5 different players.
Dwight Yorke became the top scorer in the 1998/1999 season with 18 goals. Ruud van Nistelrooy and Cristiano Ronaldo are next, with 25 and 31 goals in 2002/2003 and 2007/2008 respectively.
Dimitar Berbatov followed in the 2010/2011 season with a record 20 goals. Robin van Persie became the last player for the Red Devils to win the top scorer title in the 2012/2013 season with 26 goals. It was the last time the Red Devils' players won a great title and also the last time they won the Premier League.
4. Chelsea (4)
Since being held by Roman Abramovich, world-class strikers have graced the Chelsea team. However, there are only three players who can win the top scorer title.
Jimmy-Floyd Hasselbaink won the Blues' first Golden Boot in Premier League times in the 2000/2001 season with 23 goals. Didier Drogba became Chelsea's most successful player with the acquisition of two Golden Boot titles.
He achieved this in the 2006/2007 and 2009/2010 seasons by scoring 20 and 29 goals respectively. And another title was achieved by Nicolas Anelka in the 2008/2009 season with 19 goals.
5. Tottenham Hotspur (4)
Tottenham Hotspur did not win a trophy, apart from two League Cups in 1999 and 2008, during the Premier League era. Even so, they are always bestowed with an extraordinary line of attackers.
This North London Club collected four Golden Boots. Teddy Sheringham was the first player in Premier League times to win the award in the 1992/1993 season.
He collected 22 goals, and the great thing was it was his first season at Tottenham. And three other titles achieved by the top scorer during the life of the club. Harry Kane won the Golden Boot in 2015/2016, 2016/2017, and 2020/2021 seasons.
The Golden Shoe title is a certain prestige award for a player. This is proof that they have successfully conquered the Premier League as the most competitive league. This season Mohamed Salah leads temporarily with 19 goals, 6 goals ahead of closest competitor Diogo Jota.