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League Two 2016/17 Golden Boot Battle (10/5/17)

League Two 2016/17 Golden Boot Battle (10/5/17)

With all playing 46 League Two games in the 2016/17 season, the race for the League Two Golden Boot is over for this year.

With goalscoring so far this season, the Golden Boot race was largely a two player race with John Akinde (Barnet) and John Marquis (Doncaster Rovers) clear of the rest of the pack as the final fixtures came round.

Danny Hylton (Luton Town), Matthew Godden (Stevenage), James Collins (Shrewsbury Town) and Omar Bogle (Grimsby Town) were all in the hunt though until they dropped off in the final matches.

So we see the prize shared between Barnet's John Akinde and Doncaster's John Marquis as both end the campaign tied on 26 goals.

It must be said the BBC statistics have Marquis ahead with a return of a goal every 156 minutes compared with Akinde's goal every 159 minutes.

Limited to those with 13 or more strikes so far this campaign, here's how the table currently sits.

Top League Two Scorers 2016/17 So Far
No
Club
Player
Goals
1
Doncaster Rovers
John Marquis
26 goals
-
Barnet
John Akinde
26 goals
3
Luton Town
Danny Hylton
21 goals
4
Stevenage
Matthew Godden
20 goals
-
Crawley Town
James Collins
20 goals
6
Grimsby Town
Omar Bogle
19 goals
7
Cambridge United
Luke Berry
17 goals
-
Exeter City
David Wheeler
17 goals
9
Colchester United
Chris Porter
16 goals
10
Carlisle United
Charlie Wyke
14 goals
-
Crewe Alexandra
Chris Dagnall
14 goals
-
Hartlepool United
Padraig Amond
14 goals
-
Notts County
Jon Stead
14 goals
-
Plymouth Argyle
Graham Carey
14 goals
15
Accrington Stanley
Billy Kee
13 goals
-
Doncaster Rovers
Tommy Rowe
13 goals
-
Exeter City
Ollie Watkins
13 goals
-
Exeter City
Reuben Reid
13 goals
-
Portsmouth
Kal Naismith
13 goals


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Writer:Site Staff
Date:Wednesday May 10 2017
Time: 11:00AM

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# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Portsmouth 46 26 9 11 87 39
P Plymouth 46 26 9 11 87 25
P Doncaster 46 25 10 11 85 30
4 Luton 46 20 17 9 77 27
5 Exeter 46 21 8 17 71 19
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8 Colchester 46 19 12 15 69 10
9 Wycombe 46 19 12 15 69 5
10 Stevenage 46 20 7 19 67 4
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12 Mansfield 46 17 15 14 66 4
13 Accrington 46 17 14 15 65 3
14 Grimsby 46 17 11 18 62 -4
15 Barnet 46 14 15 17 57 -7
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19 Crawley 46 13 12 21 51 -18
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