By Amini Nyaungo
TANZANIA Mainland Traditional rival’s players Emanuel Okwi, John Bocco and Obrey Chirwa were both on target during their last VPL encounter against Mwadui FC and Majimaji, setting up a mouth-watering competition for the winner of the golden boot this season.
We are going to look at every player that is in contention for the golden boot.
Emanuel Okwi ( Simba SC) is leading the race after scoring 14 goals so far this season. Of the 14 strikes, he has managed only one away from home, and one penalty.
Five of the goals he has scored this season were put away by his left foot, two headed goals and seven with his right foot.
Zambian striker Obrey Chirwa (Yanga SC) has scored 11 goals so far.
Eight were right-footed strikes, one goal with his right and two headers. He has also registered four assists.
John Bocco (SimbaSC) on Thursday had an ankle injury setback a little while after scoring the opening goal of the contest
The striker has ten strikes, of which six were right footers, one left-footed, and three headers. He has also registered three assists.
Tanzania Prisons striker Mohamed Rashid has scored nine goals with two assists. He has become a very important player for his club.
Habibu Kyombo, the Mbao FC striker has also scored nine goals with one assist.
Shiza Kichuya, a versatile Simba midfielder has six goals so far and seven assists to cap a very good season for him. He tops the assist chart so far.