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League One 2016/17 Golden Boot Battle (21/4/17)

League One 2016/17 Golden Boot Battle (21/4/17)

With most playing 44 League One games in the 2016/17 season, this year could still see a few players break the 20 goal mark.

With goalscoring so far this season, the Golden Boot race is pretty much a three player race with Billy Sharp (Sheffield United), James Vaughan (Bury) and Josh Morris (Scunthorpe United) best placed to take the recognition this season.

Sitting on 16 and fewer, the likes of Simon Cox (Southend United), Matty Taylor (Bristol Rovers) and Lee Gregory (Millwall) and Ian Henderson (Rochdale) can't be ruled out though in a run for the top three, but the ball is certainly in the hands of Sharp and then Vaughan at the moment.

Those with 14 goals and fewer can now be discounted.

So limited to those with twelve or more strikes so far this campaign, here's how the table currently sits.

Top League One Scorers 2016/17 So Far
No
Club
Player
Goals
1
Sheffield United
Billy Sharp
26 goals
2
Bury
James Vaughan
22 goals
3
Scunthorpe United
Josh Morris
19 goals
4
Bristol Rovers
Matty Taylor
16 goals
-
Southend United
Simon Cox
16 goals
5
Millwall
Lee Gregory
15 goals
-
Rochdale
Ian Henderson
15 goals
6
Bristol Rovers
Billy Bodin
14 goals
-
Walsall
Erhun Oztumer
14 goals
7
Fleetwood Town
David Ball
13 goals
-
Bradford City
Alex Jones
13 goals
-
Oxford United
Chris Maguire
13 goals
-
Millwall
Aiden O'Brien
13 goals
-
Gillingham
Josh Wright
13 goals
12
MK Dons
Kieran Agard
12 goals
-
Scunthorpe United
Ivan Toney
12 goals


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Writer:Site Staff
Date:Friday April 21 2017
Time: 9:00AM

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