Leeds United striker Patrick Bamford (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Revealed! How Patrick Bamford measures up against top Premier League marksmen - Including Salah, Kane, and Vardy

Patrick Bamford has done an admirable job of silencing his doubters since Leeds United made their return to the Premier League.

Tuesday, 27th October 2020, 12:21 pm

The Elland Road hitman is one of the top scorers in the division after notching six goals in his first six league outings of the campaign, including a stunning hat-trick in Friday night’s 3-0 win over Aston Villa.

The 27-year-old also became the first Leeds player to score in each of his side’s opening three away matches in a top flight season since Gordon Hodgson in 1937.

But how does he really measure up compared to some of the biggest names in the Premier League this term?

We’ve compared the goal tallies of the top flight’s 12 highest scorers to their total number of expected goals (xG) to see who has actually been the most clinical finisher of the season to date. *Expected goals are a measure of chance quality

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