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LUFC McCormack Wins Championship Golden Boot

LUFC McCormack Wins Championship Golden Boot

Leeds United striker Ross McCormack claimed the championships golden boot after finishing the season with 28-goals.

The Scottish international striker finished three goals clear of his international teammate Jordan Rhodes at Blackburn Rovers.

McCormack was the only ever present for Leeds this season as he started all 46-championship games and he also featured in Leeds four cup games this season and he helped himself to two hat-tricks in the wins over Charlton Athletic and Huddersfield Town.

The 28-year-old, who signed a new four-year deal at Elland Road last summer, is the highest scorer in the league for Leeds since John Charles netted 37 goals in the 1956/57 season.

Fellow Leeds striker Matt Smith finished in tied 21st after netting his 12th league goal of the season on Saturday.

Leading Goalscorers - 20 Goals or Over
1. Ross McCormack - Leeds United 28

2. Jordan Rhodes - Blackburn Rovers 25
3. Troy Deeney - Watford 24
4. Lewis Grabban - AFC Bournemouth 22
5. Danny Ings - Burnley 21
6. Chris Martin - Derby County 20
6. David Nugent - Leicester City 20
6. Sam Vokes - Burnley 20


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Writer:Dazza71
Date:Sunday May 4 2014
Time: 10:09AM

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