Aubameyang, Salah & Mane Share Golden Boot

 

The race to be delegated the English Premier League’s top scorer finished in a three-manner tie on Sunday as the African trio of Sadio Mane, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Mohamed Salah shared the Golden Boot.

Gabon forward Aubameyang scored twice for Arsenal at Burnley to join Salah and his Liverpool colleague Mane, who sacked a last day support against Wolves, on 22 objectives for the Premier League season.

Salah has now won the honor two seasons in succession yet this current term’s triumphant count was the most reduced by players in English football’s top-trip since 2010/11 when Dimitar Berbatov and Carlos Tevez imparted the Golden Boot to 20 objectives each.

Aubameyang was charmed to be an individual from an all-African trio of champs, saying in statements announced by the BBC: “I share this trophy with two different folks I like, incredible players and African. We are speaking to Africa, that is cool.

“I am upbeat we won, and I am imparting this trophy to two different folks I like.

“My colleagues thought about the Golden Boot, I said nothing. I didn’t need them to play and just spotlight on me. I am a cooperative person.”

For Liverpool director Jurgen Klopp there was the fulfillment of realizing he had an impact in the professions of every one of the three of this present season’s Golden Boot champs, having marked Aubameyang from Saint-Etienne in 2013 when he was responsible for Dortmund.

“Auba as well? Do they have three boots?” said Klopp, who endured the most recent day sorrow of seeing Liverpool complete only one point behind City.

 

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