good morning everyone. you know, i thought yesterday was wednesday.
By popular demand, and because last week’s friendly overshadowed it, today we are recapping Sonny’s best goals of the 2021-22 season.
We concluded our countdown last week, with his gorgeous strike against Leicester taking the overall top spot! Click on those handy links for a more detailed look (and videos!) into each goal.
Remember, this unscientific method graded the goals on the quality of the strike, the significance it had on the game and its overall impact on the season.
Now, let’s move on with the recapping:
Goals 23 - 21
23. Arsenal (Match Week 6), 22. Newcastle (MW 8), 21. Norwich (MW 15)
Goals 20 - 16
20. Southampton (MW 23), 19. Newcastle (MW 31), 18. Watford (MW 3), 17. Palace (MW 19), 16. First goal vs. Aston Villa (MW 32)
Goals 15 - 11
15. Everton (MW 28), 14. Brentford (MW 14), 13. Liverpool (MW 18), 12. First goal vs. Leicester (MW 35), 11. Man City (MW 1)
Goals 10 - 6
10. First goal vs. West Ham (MW 30), 9. Leeds (MW 27), 8. Second goal vs. West Ham (MW 30), 7. First goal vs. Norwich (MW 38), 6. Liverpool (MW 36)
Goals 5 - 1
5. Third goal vs. Aston Villa (MW 32), 4. Arsenal (MW 22), 3. Liverpool (MW 36), 2. Second goal vs. Norwich (MW 38), Second goal vs. Leicester (MW 35)
So there you have it! Sonny nearly saved his best goal for last with that Golden Boot-winning goal against Norwich. But you know a goal is special when even Antonio Conte feels the heat.
Fitzie’s track of the day: Shakedown Street, by Donald Fagen
And now for your links:
Ex-Tottenham youngster Josh Oluwayemi sends farewell message after transfer to Portsmouth
Alasdair Gold: Antonio Conte says he greenlit Djed Spence deal as he believes signing can become ‘important’
Saracens to return to Tottenham Hotspur Stadium for ‘The Showdown 3’
Bayern Munich complete signing of Matthijs de Ligt
The Athletic ($): How Aston Villa hope to break into top seven this coming season