29 Sep 2019, 23:48 IST
Jamie Vardy’s spectacular 2019 continued with two extra targets in Leicester Metropolis’s 5-Zero win towards Newcastle United on Sunday.
The previous England worldwide scored from a decent angle to place the hosts two targets forward on the King Energy Stadium and doubled his tally 10 minutes later with a back-post header, because the Foxes went on to file their largest ever Premier League win.
Vardy’s newest brace made it 14 targets in 17 top-flight appearances since Brendan Rodgers took cost of his first Leicester match on March 3.
No participant has managed extra targets in that point, with Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Liverpool ahead Sadio Mane subsequent finest on 12 apiece.
14 – Since Brendan Rodgers’ first match with Leicester in March, Jamie Vardy has scored extra Premier League targets than some other participant; netting 14 instances in 17 appearances. Replace. https://t.co/5DdznY32BF
— OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) September 29, 2019
Sergio Aguero has discovered the online 11 instances for Manchester Metropolis within the league throughout that interval, as has team-mate Raheem Sterling.
Ten of Vardy’s league targets this calendar yr have come on the King Energy Stadium – solely Mane (14 at Anfield) and Aguero (12 on the Etihad Stadium) have scored extra at a single venue in 2019.
Moreover, solely Liverpool (49) and Metropolis (43) have picked up extra factors than Leicester’s 31 since Rodgers’ arrival seven months in the past.
Most Premier League targets since March 3, 2019
14 – Jamie Vardy (Leicester Metropolis)
12 – Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Arsenal)
12 – Sadio Mane (Liverpool)
11 – Sergio Aguero (Manchester Metropolis)
11 – Raheem Sterling (Manchester Metropolis)
9 – Callum Wilson (Bournemouth)
9 – Mohamed Salah (Liverpool)
8 – Ayoze Perez (Newcastle United & Leicester Metropolis)
7 – Ashley Barnes (Burnley)
7 – Tammy Abraham (Chelsea)
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