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Who Is The Premier League Top Goal Scorer In 2021?

The premier league title race is looking likely to be a one horse race, as Manchester city are already running away with the title, they are currently fourteen point ahead of second placed Manchester United with 9 games left to be played. 

The Etihad club only needs a few more wins, and a favour from Manchester United by dropping some points in their next couple of games, so that they could be confirmed as the league champions, with some games left to be played.

The race for the premier league highest goal scorer has not been the same as the league title, as there are only little goal differences separating the players on the goal scoring chart.

Mohamed Salah currently sit at the top of the premier league golden boot race with 17 goals scored, followed by Bruno Fernandes and Harry Kane who has 16 goals respectively.

In 2021, the goals has dried up for the Liverpool talisman, as they have been in a terrible form that have not seen them win a single league home game since the turn of the year.

So in this article, we will be looking at the premier league player that has scored the most goals from the start of 2021.

IIkay Gundogan (10 goals)

Since the start of 2021, there has been a massive transformation in the league form of Pep Guardiola's Manchester city side, and one of the reason for their impressive performances has been the sudden resurgence of IIkay Gundogan.

IIkay Gundogan has been in top form for Manchester city in 2021, as he is currently the Premier League player that has scored the most league goals since the turn of the year.

Gundogan had a tough start to his Manchester city career, as he was not getting many minutes on the pitch due to constant injuries and consistency in form.

At Manchester City, Gundogan has further demonstrated his diverse qualities, including his vision, work-rate, technical skills, and versatility, by being deployed in a variety of midfield positions, including in a holding role.

Although he was not as productive as his other midfield teammates statistically, specifically in terms of the number of goals and assists he recorded, but since the turn of this year, Gundogan has massively improved his attacking contribution to the team. He has scored 10 premier league goals in 2021, making him the Premier League highest goal scorer in 2021 and now have a total of 12 goals in the league this season.

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