Ligue 1 Highest Goal Scorer 2023-24: Despite many fans not considering Ligue 1 a competitive league, some French clubs in recent seasons have been growing in strength and challenging Paris Sait Germain for the Ligue 1 title. Despite that, the Paris-based club is undisputedly the biggest team in the nation.
Ligue 1 has silently been one of the best leagues for strikers in the world, with abundant goal-scoring talent rising in the practice grounds of French clubs.
Ligue 1 Highest Goal Scorer 2023-24
With that in mind, here are the top 5 goal scorers in Ligue 1 in the 2023-24 season so far-
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1) Kylian Mbappe – 10 Goals
Arguably the best player in the world, and of the generation, Kylian Mbappe first became a global superstar following his move to PSG in 2017. Since then, not only has he been a consistent goal scorer for the club and the French National Team, but he has also been an elite dribbler and playmaker.
Naturally, he has had a stellar start to the 2023-24 season, scoring 10 goals in 9 Ligue 1 matches he has played in 2023-24. He has also scored 2 Champions League goals in 3 matches already.
2) Akor Adams – 7 Goals
Bought for 4-.5 million Euros in the summer from the Norwegian League, Montpellier striker Akor Adams has taken the league by storm. His superb form has been the reason behind his club not hovering around the relegation zone this season so far.
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The Nigerian sharpshooter has already scored 7 goals in 9 matches for Montpellier in the 2023-24 season and will be looking to drag his side to a decent finish in the league.
3) Mostafa Mohamed – 5 Goals
Having first bought from Turkish outfit Galatasaray in 2022, Mostafa Mohamed had a decent tally of 8 goals last season. But in his second season with Nantes, he is already looking to better that number.
In 2023-24, the Egyptian forward has scored 5 goals in 8 matches for Nantes, keeping the side in the touching distance of European competition spots.
4) Wissam Ben Yedder- 5 Goals
Monaco captain Wissam Ben Yedder has been the team’s best player for a few seasons now. The French international has scored 18+ goals in all of the last four seasons at the club.
Ben Yedder is looking to reach that mark once again this season, with him already having scored 5 goals in 8 matches in Ligue 1 in 2023-24.
5) Teddy Teuma – 4 Goals
The 29-year-old Maltese midfielder is off to a flying start for Stade Reims in Ligue 1 this season.
An absolute anchor for the club in his first season for Reims, Teddy Teuma has already scored 4 and assisted 2 goals in 9 matches in 2023-24.