Radamel Falcao’s double strike against Bastia saw him overtake Guido Carrillo as the club’s top scorer, only for the Argentine to draw level again within moments of coming off the bench in the 69th minute! The pair’s stats tell the story of a fascinating duel between the two South Americans this season.
But Thomas Lemar, Valère Germain, Fabinho and the other Red & White goalscorers are not far behind, and there are sure to be plenty of twists and turns ahead in the goalscoring stakes! Who will score AS Monaco’s 50th goal in Ligue 1 this season? We don’t mind who gets it, as long as it arrives in the forthcoming match at Bordeaux...
AS Monaco goalscorers in Ligue 1
1- Guido Carrillo, Radamel Falcao (7 goals)
3 - Thomas Lemar (6 goals)
4 - Valère Germain, Fabinho (5 goals)
6 - Gabriel Boschilia (4 goals)
7 - Kamil Glik, Kylian Mbappé (3 goals)
9 - Bernardo Silva, Adama Traoré (2 goals)
11 - Jemerson, Joao Moutinho, Djibril Sidibé (1 goal)
FALCAO/CARRILLO, SOUTH AMERICAN DUEL!
AS Monaco assist leaders in Ligue 1
1 - Kylian Mbappé (4 assists)
2 - Thomas Lemar, Bernardo Silva (3 assists)
4 - Falcao, Joao Moutinho, Almamy Touré (2 assists)
7 - Gabriel Boschilia, Guido Carrillo, Nabil Dirar, Valère Germain, Benjamin Mendy, Kevin Ndoram, Djibril Sidibé (1 assist)
The stats also show...
- The ruthless efficiency of Thomas Lemar, with six goals from six shots on target in Ligue 1, while the Frenchman was also involved in three goals against Bastia!
- The precocious talent of Kylian Mbappé who, at 17 years and 11 months of age, is the youngest player to score three goals in any of the big five European leagues. Not forgetting his four assists!
- The involvement of Radamel Falcao in the first four goals against SCB. El Tigre also bagged his second brace against the Corsican side, following his first in September 2013!