EFL Championship Stats: Number 9s

Gameweek 9 of the 2021/22 EFL Championship season was very eventful and saw a decent amount of goals and interesting matches. The weekend ended with AFC Bournemouth at the helm of the Championship standings with 21 points from the first nine games, followed by West Brom and Coventry City in second and third with 19 points each. Fulham have scored the most goals in the Championship so far with 19 goals, followed by QPR with 17 goals.

The race for the Championship Golden Boot has become very interesting from the very beginning with a lot of number nines and attacking midfielders and wingers scoring a lot of goals. Here, we will discuss and see the shot maps of the Top 9 goalscorers of the EFL Championship so far this season.

EFL Championship Stats: Number 9sThe above viz shows the list of the top scorers in the Championship at the end of GW9. The top spot is shared by four players who have scored seven goals each. The two strikers among these top four are Viktor Gyokeres of Coventry City and Aleksandar Mitrovic of fulham, while Reading’s CAM John Swift and Blackburn’s left-winger Ben Brereton-Diaz also join the list. Dominic Solanke of league leaders AFC Bournemouth is next with six goals, followed by Swansea City’s Joel Piroe with five. The post will discuss the top six goalscorers and also three others who have scored three goals.