Lyon’s Karl Toko Ekambi, Braga’s Galeno and Rangers’ James Tavernier are currently the top scorers in the UEFA Europa League (UEL) following the completion of this week’s semi-final first-leg fixtures on Thursday night.
Recall that Eintracht Frankfurt defeated West Ham 2-1 at the London Stadium, while Rangers lost 1-0 against RB Leipzig at the Red Bull Arena.
Ekambi, Galeno and Tavernier presently have six goals each to their names.
Behind the trio are Frankfurt’s Daichi Kamada and Leicester City’s Patson Daka, who have scored five goals each.
Below are the Europa League top scorers so far (2021-2022) ahead of semi-final second leg fixtures next week:
6 goals: Karl Toko Ekambi (Lyon), Galeno (Braga) and James Tavernier (Rangers)
5 goals: Daichi Kamada (Frankfurt) and Patson Daka (Leicester)
4 goals: Ricardo Horta (Braga), Moussa Diaby (Leverkusen), Aleksandr Sobolev (Spartak Moskva), Victor Osimhen (Napoli), Eljif Elmas (Napoli), Arkadiuz Milik (Marseille), Mislav Orsic (Dinamo Zagreba), Borja Iglesias (Real Betis), Ciro Immobile (Lazio) and Alfredo Morelos (Rangers).
3 goals: Florian Wirtz (Leverkusen), Islam Slimani (Lyon), Luis Muriel (Atalanta), Jarrod Bowen (West Ham) and Filip Kostic (Frankfurt).