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League One 2017/18 Golden Boot Battle (5/1/18)

League One 2017/18 Golden Boot Battle (5/1/18)

The season might only be a few months old in terms of the calendar, but with high expectations for some players when it comes to this year's Golden Boot battle - here's who stands out so far.

Last season the Golden Boot battle in League One was pretty much a three horse race, with Sheffield United's Billy Sharp topping the pile with 28, Bury's James Vaughan following on 24 and Scunthorpe United's Josh Morris on 19 and they'll be a number of strikers who will be looking to replicate their efforts.

There are more than enough games left for the table below to change so we'll just have to see what happens.

With some teams playing 26 games so far in the 2017/18 campaign I'll limit the table to those who have scored eight or more times.

Statistics from BBC.co.uk.

Top League One Scorers 2017/18 So Far
No
Club
Player
Goals
Assists
1
Peterborough United
Jack Marriott
17 goals
3 assist
2
Rotherham United
Kieffer Moore
13 goals
3 assists
-
Portsmouth
Brett Pitman
13 goals
-
4
Oldham Athletic
Eoin Doyle
12 goals
4 assists
5
Bradford City
Charlie Wyke
11 goals
5 assists
-
Wigan Athletic
Nick Powell
11 goals
2 assists
6
Fleetwood Town
Devante Cole
10 goals
4 assists
-
Blackburn Rovers
Bradley Dack
10 goals
2 assists
8
Bristol Rovers
Billy Bodin
9 goals
4 assists
-
Walsall
Erhun Oztumer
9 goals
4 assists
-
Oldham Athletic
Craig Davies
9 goals
2 assists
-
Blackburn Rovers
Charlie Mulgrew
9 goals
2 assists
-
Gillingham
Tom Eaves
9 goals
1 assist
-
Oxford United
Wes Thomas
9 goals
-
14
Wimbledon
Lyle Taylor
8 goals
3 assists
-
Shrewsbury Town
Stefan Payne
8 goals
2 assists
-
Blackpool
Kyle Vassell
8 goals
2 assists
-
Bury
Jermaine Beckford
8 goals
1 assist


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Writer:Site Staff
Date:Friday January 5 2018
Time: 7:30AM

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