Who will ultimately take home the ‘Torjägerkanone’ this year?
One of the top leagues in Europe, the Bundesliga has produced a decent number of prolific goal-scorers. With their incredible goal-scoring ability, players like Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, , and Erling Haaland, to name a few, have revolutionized the league in the past few years.
After the aforementioned Haaland and Lewandowski moved on, it will be intriguing to see who wins the Bundesliga golden boot this season. Niclas Fullkrug, who assisted Werder Bremen in gaining promotion to the top division, is on fire so far this season, and Christopher Nkunku, the MVP of the 2021–22 season for RB Leipzig, is also among the top goal scorers.
Bundesliga top scorers 2022-23:
|2||Marcus Thuram||Borussia Monchengladbach||7|
|=2||Christopher Nkunku||RB Leipzig||7|
|=3||Sheraldo Becker||Union Berlin||6|
|=3||Daichi Kamada||Eintracht Frankfurt||6|
|=4||Dodi Lukebakio||Hertha BSC||5|
|=4||Jamal Musiala||Bayern Munich||5|
|=5||Leroy Sane||Bayern Munich||4|
|=5||Sadio Mane||Bayern Munich||4|
|=5||Marcus Thuram||Borussia Monchengladbach||4|
|=5||Jeremie Frimpong||Bayer Leverkusen||4|
In his illustrious Bundesliga career, Lewandowski won the Torjägerkanone seven times, five of which came consecutively in the last five seasons. He currently plays for Barcelona in LaLiga.
The Polish striker helped Bayern win their 10th straight league championship in 2021–2022, scoring 35 goals in 34 games.
Lewandowski finished behind Gerd Muller in the all-time goal-scoring standings for the Bundesliga with 312 goals in 384 games during his stint there.
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