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EPL stats: Which Premier League clubs have scored the most headed goals in 2022-23 season?

The club which has scored the maximum number of headed goals in the 2022-23 Premier League season is Tottenham Hotspur. It is incredible to see the North London club dominating this table. They have had their struggles this campaign and look certain to miss out on a top four finish. However, they still have not lost that edge to their game, especially when it comes to heading the ball. Spurs have found the back of the net in the league 15 times via headers – the most in the division.

Liverpool are good headers of the ball too

Jurgen Klopp’s side are second in the table with 13 headed goals to their name in the Premier League till now this campaign. Liverpool are one of the few sides in the league that are capable of scoring goals from variety of avenues. They can score from quick counter attacks or from brilliant passing move and as the latest example illustrates, they are also good at heading the ball in. This shows what a force the red half of Merseyside is and how difficult it is for opposition defenders to play against them.

Manchester City are fourth in this list with 11 goals from headers in the Premier League this season. Pep Guardiola’s side are known for playing the beautiful football. They are good at keeping the ball under pressure and suffocating the opponents when in possession. City are often known for looking to score the perfect goal via beautiful build up play. However, this statistic proves that they can also score direct goals. Having the ability to score headed goals add a new dimension to their attacking play.

Arsenal are right behind Manchester City with 10 headed strikes in the league till now this season. The Gunners have done incredibly well to be where they are in the league this campaign. For long periods they were leading the Premier League table. However, a bad run of games towards the end of the season has cost them the top spot. Either way, Mikel Arteta and their boys can be happy with where they are in the table. With 10 headed goals, they are fifth in this list.

Manchester United, Chelsea’s struggles continue with headers

Despite all the positive progression Manchester United have made this campaign, they are still struggling to dominate the aerial game. It is evident with the number of headed goals they have scored this campaign. Erik ten Hag’s side have found the back of the net only six times from headers in the league till now, which places them at the 13th spot. Meanwhile, Chelsea are at the 15th place with only five headed strikes to their name. Find out how much other clubs have scored from headers in the 2022-23 Premier League season.

SL No.ClubGoals
1Tottenham Hotspur15
2Liverpool13
3Fulham12
4Manchester City11
5Arsenal10
6Brentford9
7Brighton9
8Leeds United9
9Newcastle United9
10West Ham United8
11Crystal Palace7
12Aston Villa6
13Manchester United6
14Bournemouth5
15Chelsea5
16Everton5
17Nottingham Forest5
18Southampton4
19Leicester City2
20Wolverhampton Wanderers2

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