The Euros season is approaching its end as the hosts France square off agents the Cristiano Ronaldo led Portugal to decide that who will be the one with holding the Euros trophy. There have been some spectacular goals from the players in this tournament that have been scored in bulk and some players have been on a scoring spree as they have demolished the opposition’s defense and for those there is trophy named as golden boot. There have been numerous players who have showcased their scoring talent and form them all here is the list of top 5 players that can take golden boot trophy home.
5 players that can Win Golden Boot at the Euros
The French man is way ahead of the others in this list as because he has scored over all six goals in the tournament. What is worth mentioning is that his 5 goals have come in the knockouts that display his consistency while the other players have scored in the patches. His six goals include the one against Albania in group stage, a brace against Ireland, A goal against Iceland and a spectacular brace against the German team that helped his team edge past the mighty germans after almost 60 years of wait. His 6 goals tally is simply impressive and there looks no contender who can replace him on top scorers list.
Portugal finally broke their semi final voodoo and will probably want to change things that went wrong against the Greece team when they hosted the tournament and this time they have their savior in the name of Cristiano Ronaldo who has become the world’s best player in those years. Ronaldo’s campaign has not been perfect according to his own standards but when he has performed he has just dragged his team ahead with him and in the final if he can come up with another sizzling performance to make his team the champions will strengthen his own legacy.
Payet has been the star man for the French team since the start scoring some beauties for his team and saving his team on the important occasions with his moments of magic. He could also be good bet to compete for the golden boot as he can deliver according to the expectations that the French boss will put for him and it would take another or I would say three moments of magic top get to the top spot and engrave his name on the golden boot for the Euros.
Luis Nani’s tournament has been next to perfections he has emerged as the most reliable payer for the Portuguese team. He has been involved in more than 50% of goals directly either by scoring one or assisting on. Then best part about him is that he is on a form of life time and cloud seriously challenge for the golden boot and take Portugal one step closer to the glory. Luis Nani is finally showing that why he is ranked among the elites with his skills from Portugal at the Euros and has even overshadowed the brilliance of Cristiano Ronaldo.
He looks like an outsider for the prestigious prize but his challenge couldn’t be ignored as he has been on top level for France and too consistently. His performances have been such that the French team is not missing Karim benzema at all. He has 10 goals to his name in the last 10 encounter and has also scored three in the tournament so far and if he once again comes up with performance like the one he did for Iceland will make him a true contender.