Europa League 2011-2012 Highest Goal Scorers
Europa Top 5 Goal Scorers 2011-2012
Athletico Madrid clinched first position in the Europa league this season and Radamel Falcao García who scored twice in the Final of the tournament leads the top goalscorers chart.
1. Radamel Falcao: Falcao scored 12 goals in the tournament. His goals helped Atletico Madrid to win the title. His two goals in the Finals of the Europa league confirmed 3-0 win against Athletic Bilbao. It is not nat Falcao has only scored for Atletico in Europa. He is third highest goal scorer in La Liga this season. He has already scored 23 goals with 1 game remaining. 26 years old Colombian striker has been fabulous this season.
2.Klaas-Jan Huntelaar: The FC Schalke striker who has previously been associated with Real Madrid and Milan scored 10 goals in his 923 minutes of play in Europa League. The 6ft 1 inch Netherlands striker has another honor as he is the top goal scorer on Bundesliga this season. His form can prove to be boon to the Holland Football team in the Euro cup.
3.Adrián López: Atletico’s success has not been a one man success. Beside Falcao, Lopez has scored 8 goals in Europa league to stand third position. The 24 year old has joined Atletico Madrid in 2011.
4. Matías Suárez and Fernando Llorente: Suarez has been playing for Anderlecht last 4 years. His 7 goals has secured him fourth spot of the list shared with finalist Bilbao’s Fernando Llorente who has scored 7 goals in this league.
5. Dmitri Sychev and Ricky van Wolfswinkel: Sychev and Wolfwinkel scored 6 goals each for their respective clubs Lokomotiv Moskva and Sporting.