Obviously to be a top striker, you have to be an effective shooter. Though many of the world’s best front men score a lot of goals, that doesn’t necessarily mean they’re the most clinical in front of goal either. Factoring in shooting accuracy, efficiency and shots to goals ratio into our shooting index, here’s a look at the top 25 shooters among strikers. Any surprises?

PlayerClubRankingShooting Index
Carlos BaccaAC Milan199.89
Kevin GameiroAtlético Madrid293.31
Luis SuárezBarcelona392.79
Javier HernándezWest Ham490.70
Antoine GriezmannAtlético Madrid590.13
Pierre-Emerick AubameyangBorussia Dortmund687.73
Karim BenzemaReal Madrid786.75
Ruben CastroReal Betis885.50
Harry KaneTottenham985.49
Max KruseWerder Bremen1085.16
Aritz AdurizAthletic Bilbao1184.70
Jamie VardyLeicester City1284.17
Diego CostaChelsea1383.18
Alvaro MorataChelsea1482.41
Paco AlcácerBarcelona1582.04
Gonzalo HiguaínJuventus1681.09
Iago AspasCelta Vigo1781.07
Olivier GiroudArsenal1880.66
Fernando LlorenteSwansea City 1980.55
Zlatan IbrahimovićUnattached2080.27
Robert LewandowskiBayern Munich2179.60
Alexandre LacazetteArsenal2279.54
Cedric BakambuVillarreal 2378.22
Lars StindlMönchengladbach2477.72
Manolo GabbiadiniSouthampton2576.89
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