Ranking the Top 5 Attackers in Europe, Kane and Mbappe Lead List

Ranking the Top 5 Attackers in Europe, Kane and Mbappe Lead List

Chukwu Ikechukwu
updated at December 6, 2023 at 9:30 AM
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  • Kylian Mbappe has been rated among the best forwards in Europe
  • The Paris Saint-Germain star is joined by Harry Kane in the rankings
  • Mbappe trails Kane with 4 goals in total goals scored this season

Kylian Mbappe is firing from all cylinders this season as the 24-year-old forward has been the key element in Paris Saint-Germain’s rise to the top of Ligue 1.

The French forward has been ranked alongside Bayern Munich's Harry Kane among the top forwards for the 2023/24 season owing to their remarkable goalscoring feats.

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Harry Kane is the leading goal scorer in Europe's top 5 leagues as the Bayern Munich striker has netted 18 goals in the Bundesliga. Photo by Sebastian Widmann
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According to PSG Talk, Mbappe has scored 18 goals and two assists so far this season and is just behind Kane in the rankings for the 2023/24 top scorers rankings.

The Bayern Munich forward leads the race with a total of 22 goals in all competitions after netting 18 times in the Bundesliga and has also bagged four goals in the UEFA Champions League.

Manchester City’s Erling Haaland and Stuttgart forward Serhou Guirassy also made the list for the top scorers in Europe so far this season, as they both top the scorers chart in England and Germany.

Top 5 scorers in Europe

  1. Harry Kane (18 Bundesliga goals)
  2. Serhou Guirassy (16 Bundesliga goals)
  3. Kylian Mbappe (14 Ligue 1 goals)
  4. Erling Haaland (14 Premier League goals)
  5. Lisandro Martinez (13 Serie A goals)

Haaland lead the way in UCL

Meanwhile, Erling Haaland leads the way in the 2023/24 UEFA Champions League top scorers race as the Manchester City forward has scored a total of five goals in five matches in the group stage, UEFA reports.

The Norwegian forward became the fastest and youngest player to reach 40 goals in the competition, overthrowing the record previously held by Paris Saint-Germain forward Kylian Mbappe.

Rasmus Hojlund and Álvaro Morata are the other two forwards who have hit five goals in the competition this season, while Harry Kane, Jude Bellingham, Julian Alvarez and Gabriel Jesus have all scored four goals.

PSG plan to keep Mbappe

Earlier, Sports Brief reported Kylian Mbappe's transfer saga has quieted down, but his name always hits the back pages in France and Spain.

The French star has been linked with Real Madrid for years but is still playing for Paris Saint-Germain.

The club has reportedly come up with two ideas which they believe will persuade him to stay.

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Chukwu Ikechukwu Godwin is a journalist with over 9 years of experience in the Nigerian media industry. He has worked both in Radio (Today FM, Rhythm FM, Wish FM) and Television (Silverbird TV) as a Sports Analyst..