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# Golden Boot

Last year
# Golden Boot
Poll: Who is going to be top scorer at the World Cup?
Harry Kane won the Golden Boot in 2018.
# Looking Back
'I had a lot of thoughts on my mind I should get my revenge one day' - Son
The Tottenham star on the racism he was subjected to as a teen in Germany.
All time
# Prolific
Jamie Vardy wins Golden Boot despite final day disappointment
The England forward became the oldest player to win the award for the league’s top scorer.
# Calling Time
Former Liverpool striker Baros retiring aged 38
The ex-Czech Republic international won the 2005 Champions League, and also claimed the Golden Boot at Euro 2004.
# Prolific
Former Watford striker closes in on Golden Boot as Nigeria finish third
Odion Ighalo was on target in a 1-0 victory over Tunisia.
# Star
Rapinoe wins World Cup Golden Ball and Golden Boot
The 34-year-old may have played her last game in the competition.
# Under Pressure
'Golden Boot win masked Kane's problems'
The Tottenham striker was top scorer at the 2018 World Cup but Alan Shearer believes the award belies problems with his form.
# Ambition
Can England dare to dream of World Cup glory?
Even accounting for soft opposition, the Three Lions’ record so far contrasts starkly with four years ago.
# the goalscorers
Who will win the World Cup Golden Boot? The favourites and the dark horses
We take a look at the fancied and the long shots to take home the World Cup’s illustrious top scorer prize.
# Race Is On
Kane awarded contentious goal against Stoke, but Mo Salah isn't having it
The Spurs striker successfully appealed the decision.
# 24 not out
'I swear on my daughter's life I touched the ball!' - Kane eyes Golden Boot despite missing out on goal
The Tottenham star claims that he scored the winner against Stoke.
# final day
Harry Kane wraps up the Golden Boot with another hat-trick as Spurs bash Hull
Man City also had a 5-0 win over Watford to secure third place.
# easy
Kane hits 4 to close in on Golden Boot as Spurs hammer Leicester
The win means Spurs have secured a record points tally for the Premier League era.
# Golden Boot
Boro boss Karanka hails goalscoring hero Costa as one of the world's best strikers
Antonio Conte says Diego Costa is about more than just goals after he fired Chelsea to the top of the Premier League.
# that's my goal
Ibrahimović, Agüero or Kane? Ranking the contenders for this season's Premier League Golden Boot
Diego Costa, Daniel Sturridge and Romelu Lukaku are also in the frame.
# Golden Boot
Mario Götze's World Cup-winning boot has sold for €2 million
German hero donated his left boot to help a children’s charity.
# Goals Goals Goals
Eight contenders for this season's Premier League Golden Boot
Who will take home the award Luis Suarez won with ease last season?
# awks
Snapshot: Here's the seating plan for the Ballon D'Or ceremony later...
They’ve decided to put Iniesta in between Messi and Ronaldo, wisely.
# top scorers
Points race: Keatley leads the way while O'Gara seeks records boost
The Munster man will be on the bench this weekend, giving Ian Madigan and Greg Laidlaw the chance to close the scoring gap.
# Euro 2012
Iniesta named as Player of the Tournament at Euro 2012
The boy’s a genius, Bill. Meanwhile, ten Spanish players made it into the squad of the tournament.
# El Nino
Not a bad season after all: Torres scoops Golden Boot award
The Spanish striker has pipped the four other players who scored three goals at Euro 2012.
# Young Guns
Introducing Ireland's next U19 opponents... Spain
As Paul Doolin’s side prepare for the tomorrow’s semi-final in Romania, we assess their opponents, the tournament favourites.