EURO 2020

Euro 2020: A Look at the Race for the Golden Boot Award

Arjun Singh Devgan
Cristiano Ronaldo with five goals leads the Golden Boot race at Euro 2020
Cristiano Ronaldo with five goals leads the Golden Boot race at Euro 2020 / Laszlo Balogh - Pool/Getty Images

The ongoing 2020 European Championship has seen arguably the most exciting games seen in a long time at the international arena, with a number of top teams getting knocked out by teams who were not highly rated going into the tournament.

As with international tournaments, there have been a number of goals scored and here we take a look at which player is leading the race for the Golden Boot this time around.

Player Country Goals Games Played

1) Cristiano Ronaldo Portugal 5 4

2) Emil Forsberg Sweden 4 4

2) Karim Benzema France 4 4

2) Patrik Schick Czech Republic 4 4

5) Romelu Lukaku Belgium 3 4

5) Raheem Sterling England 3 4

5) Georginio Wijnaldum Holland 3 4

5) Robert Lewandowski Poland 3 3

5) Haris Seferovic Switzerland 3 4

10) Ciro Immobile Italy 2 3

Portugal superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo leads the race for the Golden Boot with five goals to his name, however with Portugal getting knocked out in the round of 16, he will not have a chance to extend his lead at the top.

However, the likes of Patrik Schick, Romelu Lukaku, Raheem Sterling, Haris Seferovic and Ciro Immobile still stand a chance of moving up the list considering that their respective countries are currently still in the tournament.