While the season is still early in the grind some players have already established themselves as renowned goalscorers for their clubs abroad.
Ghana Sports Online’s El Akyereko runs through the list of Top 15 Ghanaian players abroad with the most strikes so far this season.
*No attention is paid to the rank of the leagues the players are playing in. We first considered the number of goals scored, and the ratio.
He has raked in 9 goals in all European competitions for Astana this season and got 13 from 30 games in the league. An average of 0.55 per game.
The ex-Juventus striker has a 100% scoring record in the Serbian top-flight. Best goal ratio among Ghanaian players abroad. He has scored 12 goals in 12 games for Red Star. Linked with a move to Chelsea. Leading scorer in the Super Liga. AVERAGE: 0.80
The ex-Ghana attacker struck 14 times in the league before being forced out with an injury which required surgery. AVERAGE: 0.45
The Ghana U17 winger has struck 12 times in the league for the title contenders. He has already recorded his best scoring season with a lot more goals to come. AVERAGE: 0.71
The 29-year-old is in imperious form perhaps the best of his footballing careers as he has netted 10 times in 15 games in the league and also has a goal to show in the Carabao Cup. The former Middlesbrough man is in the hunt to better his own goal record in his career. His best ever was 12 goals in 42 games in the 2013/14 season for Middlesbrough. Per his current run rate he could end up with 30 goals by the end of the season. AVERAGE: 0.65
Though he has just 22 Bundesliga minutes under his belt the 23-year-old Ghanaian goal-poacher hit the back of the net 10 times for Bayern II before Jupp Heynckes promoted him to the senior ranks. AVERAGE: 0.67
Fameyeh is one striker who was held high in Ghana before his departure to Belarus where is still on course to establish himself as a predator. He has bagged 5 in 27 league outings for Brest so far and has 5 from the Cup competition. AVERAGE: 0.30
The player who recently earned a Black Stars call up from Kwesi Appiah has 8 league goals in 25 appearances and one from the Swedish FA Cup. AVERAGE: 0.30
The former Ghana Premier League striker has hit 6 goals in the Azerbaijan top-flight and 2 in the Europa League competition. He has enjoyed a fine ride since the start of the season. AVERAGE: 0.53
The Takoradi-born bagged 8 goals on his debut season in the American top-flight league. AVERAGE: 0.30
The former Reading youngster has been one of the brightest players in the League One this season but most importantly his goals are propelling the Addicks in the league campaign. 7 goals from 16 games. AVERAGE: 0.44
Good form in recent games for Makasa. AVERAGE: 0.44
The AZ Alkmaar product has netted 6 times in 27 games for Aalesund in the Norwegian top-flight league. AVERAGE: 0.22
Despite being troubled by injuries the former Right to Dream Academy graduate has managed to net 5 times in 8 games for his side. AVERGAE: 0.63
The Ghana winger has netted twice in the league for the Hammers but the peak of his form has come in the Carabao Cup where he has 3 goals in his bags. He struck twice again Tottenham Hotspurs and got on the score-sheet against lower-tier side Cheltenham Town. AVERGAE: 0.40
By El Akyereko
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