Top Everton Goalscorers

This page lists our top goalscorers each season since the first League Season in 1878.


 

 PAGE CONTENTS

 
Introduction  Table of Scorers  Abbreviations 
 

 INTRODUCTION

 
All Evertonians know that Dixie Dean was the greatest goalscorer who ever graced the green grass of Goodison Park.  He is the most famous of our goalscorers but there are many others – although not so many in recent years...  

All are listed below in our unique record of Everton's Leading Goalscorers for each season.  For recent seasons, links are provided to the respective table listing all goalscorers.

 

 TABLE OF GOALSCORERS

 
Recent Years 
Postwar Years 
Second World War 
Between the Wars 
First World War 
The Early Years 
 

 RECENT YEARS

Season      Goalscorer        Lge    FAC     LC    Other    Total

2013-14     Lukaku             15      1      0                16
Naismith 5 3 1 9 Mirallas 8 0 0 8 2012-13 Fellaini 11 1 0 12
Mirallas 6 1 2 9 Anichebe 6 2 1 9 2011-12 Jelavic 9 2 11
Anichebe 5 1 6 2010-11 Beckford 8 1 1 10
Saha 7 2 1 10
Cahill 9 9 2009-10 Saha 13 2 15 Cahill 8 1 1 10 Bilyaletdinov 6 2 1 7 Pienaar 4 3 7 2008-09 Cahill 8 1 9 Fellaini 8 1 9 Saha 6 2 8 2007-08 Yakubu 15 3 3 21 Lescott 8 2 10 Cahill 5 1 2 10 Johnson 6 4 10 2006-07 Johnson 11 1 12 Arteta 9 9 Cahill 5 2 7 2005-06 Beattie 10 1 11 EU Cahill 6 1 1 8 McFadden 6 1 7 2004-05 Cahill 11 1 12 Osman 6 1 7 Bent 6 1 7 2003-04 Rooney 9 9 Ferguson 5 2 2 9 Radzinski 8 8 2002-03 Campbell 11 2 13 Radzinski 11 11 Rooney 6 2 8 2001-02 Ferguson 6 1 1 8 Radzinski 6 1 7 Campbell 4 3 7 2000-01 Campbell 9 1 10
Jeffers 6 1 7 Ferguson 6 6 Unsworth 5 5 1999-2k Campbell 12 12 Barmby 9 1 10 Unsworth 6 3 9 Moore 6 2 8 1998-99 Campbell 9 9 Jeffers 6 1 7 Bakayoko 4 1 2 7 1997-98 Ferguson 11 11 Madar 6 6 Speed 6 6 1996-97 Ferguson 10 1 11 Speed 9 1 1 11 Kanchelskis 4 1 1 6 1995-96 Kanchelskis 16 16 FACS EU Stuart 9 3 1 1 14 Amokachi 6 1 1 8 1994-95 Rideout 14 2 16 FACW Ferguson 7 1 8 1993-94 Cottee 16 3 19 Rideout 6 2 4 12 1992-93 Cottee 12 1 13 Beardsley 10 2 12 1991-92 Beardsley 15 1 3 1 20 Cottee 8 1 1 10 1990-91 Cottee 10 2 4 8 24 Nevin 8 1 9 1989-90 Cottee 13 2 15 Sheedy 9 2 2 13 Newell 7 3 10 1988-89 Cottee 13 2 3 18 FACF Sharp 7 3 2 1 13 Sheedy 8 4 12 1987-88 Sharp 13 6 1 20 FACS Clarke 10 1 1 12 Heath 9 1 2 12 1986-87 Steven 14 1 15 Champions Sheedy 13 1 1 15 FACS= Heath 11 3 2 16 Sharp 5 2 2 3 12 1985-86 Lineker 30* 5 3 2 40 2nd Div 1 Sharp 19 1 1 3 24 FACF Heath 10 2 1 2 15 FACS Steven 9 1 10 Sheedy 5 2 3 10 1984-85 Sharp 21 2 3 4 30 Champions Sheedy 11 4 2 17 ECWC Steven 12 2 2 16 FACF Mountfield 10 2 2 14 FACS Gray 9 5 14 Heath 11 0 1 1 13 1983-84 Heath 12 2 4 18 FACW Sharp 7 1 3 11 LCF Sheedy 4 2 4 10 1982-83 Sharp 15 2 17 Sheedy 11 2 13 King 9 2 2 13 Heath 10 1 11 1981-82 Sharp 15 15 Heath 6 6 Ferguson 4 2 6 1980-81 Eastoe 15 3 1 19 Latchford 6 3 9 1979-80 Kidd 10 4 4 18 King 9 1 1 11 Latchford 6 5 2 13

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 THE POST-WAR YEARS

Season      Goalscorer        Lge    FAC     LC    Other    Total

1978-79     King               12                     4        16
            Latchford          11             6       3        20

1977-78     Latchford          30*     1      1                32
            McKenzie            9      1      1                11
            King                8      1      2                11

1976-77     Latchford          17      3      5                25
LCF         King                7             5                12
            Dobson              8      1      2                11
            McKenzie            5      4      1                10

1975-76     Latchford          12             1                13
            Telfer              8                               8

1974-75     Latchford          17      1      1                19
            Lyons               8      3                       11

1973-74     Lyons               9                               9
            Latchford           7                               7

1972-73     Harper              7      1                        8
            Connolly            7                               7
            Royle               7                               7

1971-72     Johnson             9      1      1                11
            Royle               9                               9

1970-71     Royle              17      2              4        23
FACS        Whittle             7                     2         9
            Husband             6      3                        9

1969-70     Royle              23                              23
Champions   Ball               10      1      1                12
            Whittle            11                              11

1968-69     Royle              22      4      3                29
            Husband            19             1                20
            Ball               16             2                18

1967-68     Ball               20                              20
FACF        Royle              16      3      1                20

1966-67     Ball               15      2              1        18
            Temple             12      1                       13
            Young               8      2                       10
            Husband             6      4                       10

1965-66     Pickering          18      4                       22
FACW        Temple              9      6                       15

1964-65     Pickering          27      4              6        37
            Temple             11      1              2        14

1963-64     Vernon             18      2              1        21
FACS        Temple             12                     1        13
            Young              12                              12

1962-63     Vernon             24      3                       27
Champions   Young              22                              22

1961-62     Vernon             26      2                       28
            Young              14                              14
            Temple             10                              10
            Bingham             9      1                       10

1960-61     Vernon             21             1                22
            Collins            16             1                17
            Wignall             8             7                15

1959-60     Collins            14                              14
            Thomas             12                              12
            Shackleton         10                              10

1958-59     Hickson            17      5                       22
            Harris J           14      1                       15
            Thomas             10      2                       12
            Collins             7      3                       10

1957-58     Thomas             15                              15
            Harris J           14                              14
            Hickson             9      3                       12

1956-57     McNamara           10                              10
            Kirby               8                               8
            Gauld               7      1                        8

1955-56     Harris J           19      2                       21
            Eglington           8      2                       10
            Wainwright          8      2                       10

1954-55     Parker             19                              19
            Hickson            12      1                       13

1953-54     Parker             31      2                       33
2nd Div 2   Hickson            25      3                       28
            Eglington          11      1                       12

1952-53     Eglington          14      2                       16
            Parker             13      4                       17
            Hickson            12      4                       16

1951-52     Parker             15      1                       16
            Hickson            14                              14
            Buckle             12                              12

1950-51     McIntosh           11                              11
Relegated   Eglington           8                               8

1949-50     Wainwright         11      2                       13
            Catterick           9      3                       12

1948-49     Wainwright         10                              10
            Eglington           7                               7

1947-48     Dodds              13      1                       14
            Wainwright          9      2                       11
            Fielding            8      2                       10

1946-47     Dodds              17                              17
            Wainwright         13      2                       15

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 SECOND WORLD WAR

Season      Goalscorer        Lge    FAC     LC    Other    Total

1945-46     Catterick           1                    25        26
            Wainwright                               17        17
            Boyes                                    12        12

1944-45     Lawton                                   28        28
            Wyles                                    26        26
            Stevenson                                17        17
            Bentham                                  14        14
            Catterick                                10        10
            Wainwright                               10        10

1943-44     Lawton                                   40        40
            McIntosh                                 29        29
            Stevenson                                22        22

1942-43     Mutch                                    16        16
            Lawton                                   15        15
            Curan                                    10        10
            Stevenson                                10        10

1941-42     Lawton                                   14        14
            Stevenson                                12        12
            Jones                                    10        10

1940-41     Lawton                                   30        30
            Catterick                                17        17
            Stevenson                                11        11

1939-40     Lawton              4                    18        22
            Stevenson                                17        17

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 BETWEEN THE WARS

Season      Goalscorer        Lge    FAC     LC    Other    Total

1938-39     Lawton             34*     4                       38
Champions   Gillick            14      2                       16
            Stevenson          11      2                       13

1937-38     Lawton             28*                             28
            Stevenson          13      1                       14
            Cunliffe           13                              13

1936-37     Dean               24      3                       27
            Stevenson          19      2                       21
            Gillick            14      2                       16
            Cunliffe            9      1                       10

1935-36     Cunliffe           23                              23
            Dean               17                              17
            Stevenson          10                              10

1934-35     Dean               26      1                       27
            Stevenson          15      3                       18
            Cunliffe           15      2                       17
            Coulter            11      6                       17
            Geldard             5      5                       10

1933-34     White              14                              14
            Cunliffe            9                               9
            Dean                9                               9

1932-33     Dean               24      5             4         33
FACW        Stein              16      5                       21
FACS        Johnson            13      4             1         18
            Dunn               10      4                       14

1931-32     Dean               45*     1                       46
Champions   Johnson            22                              22
            White              18                              18
            Dunn               10                              10

1930-31     Dean               39      9                       48
1st Div 2   Johnson            14      4                       18
            Dunn               14      3                       17
            Critchley          13      2                       15
            Stein              10      3                       13

1929-30     Dean               23      2                       25
Relegated   Martin             15      1                       16
            White              11                              11
            Stein              10                              10

1928-29     Dean               26                    2         28
FACS        Martin              6                               6
            White               6                               6

1927-28     Dean               60**    3                       63
Champions   Troup              10      1                       11

1926-27     Dean               21      3                       24
            Dominy             12      1                       13
            Irvine             11      1                       12

1925-26     Dean               32      1                       33
            Irvine              8                               8
            Kennedy             8                               8

1924-25     Chadwick            6      3                        9
            Broad               8                               8

1923-24     Chadwick           28*     2                       30
            Cock               15      2                       17

1922-23     Chadwick           13                              13
            Williams           13                              13

1921-22     Fazackerley        12                              12
            Irvine             11                              11

1920-21     Crossley           15      3                       18
            Parker             11      1                       12

1919-20     Kirsopp            14                              14
            Clennell           12                              12
            Gault              12                              12

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 FIRST WORLD WAR

Season      Goalscorer        Lge    FAC     LC    Other    Total

1918-19     Gault                                    40        40
            Clennell                                 30        30

1917-18     Clennell                                 38        38
            Gault                                    38        38
            Jefferis                                 10        10

1916-17     Clennell                                 29        29
            Gault                                    15        15

1915-16     Clenell                                  31        31
            Kirsopp                                  14        14

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 THE EARLY YEARS

Season      Goalscorer        Lge    FAC     LC    Other    Total

1914-15     Parker             36*     2                       38
Champions   Clennell           14      3                       17
            Kirsopp             9      1                       10

1913-14     Parker             17                              17
            Nutall              7                               7

1912-13     Browell            12      4                       16
            Bradshaw           10      1                       11

1911-12     Browell            12      7                       19
2nd Div 1   Bradshaw            8                               8
            Jefferis            7      1                        8

1910-11     Young               8      3                       11
            Beare               8                               8
            Lacey               8                               8

1909-10     Freeman            22      4                       26
            White               6      2                        8

1908-09     Freeman            38*                             38
2nd Div 1   Coleman            19      1                       20

1907-08     Young              16      5                       21
            Bolton              9      6                       15
            Settle              7      3                       10

1906-07     Young              28*     1                       29
FACF        Bolton             13                              13
            Sharp               7      3                       10
            Settle              6      4                       10

1905-06     Young              12      2                       14
FACW        Settle             11      1                       12
            Sharp               9      2                       11

1904-05     Young              14                              14
2nd Div 1   Settle              9      4                       13
            McDermott           7      4                       11
            Sharp               8      2                       10

1903-04     Young              10                              10
            Settle              8                               8

1902-03     Brearley            7      1                        8
            Sharp               6      1                        7
            Bell                5      2                        7

1901-02     Settle             18***                           18
2nd Div 1   Taylor              8                               8

1900-01     Taylor             11      1                       12
            Settle             10      1                       11

1899-00     Settle             10                              10
            Toman               8                               8

1898-99     Proudfoot          12      1                       13
            Oldham             11                              11

1897-98     Bell               12      3                       15
            Divers             11                              11
            Chadwick            8      2                       10

1896-97     Bell               15      2                       17
FACF        Taylor             13      2                       15
            Milward             9      3                       12

1895-96     Milward            17      2                       19
            Chadwick           11      1                       12
            Bell                9      1                       10

1894-95     Bell               15      3                       18
2nd Div 1   Chadwick           11      3                       14
            Latta              11                              11
            McInnes            10                              10
            Milward            10                              10

1893-94     Southworth         27*                             27
            Chadwick           13                              13

1892-93     Geary              19      4                       23
FACF        Latta              18      1                       19
            Milward            11      1                       12
            Chadwick           10      3                       13
            Maxwell             7      3                       10

1891-92     Latta              17                              17
            Chadwick           10      1                       11

1890-91     Geary              20                              20
Champions   Milward            12                              12
            Chadwick           10                              10

1889-90     Geary              21      4                       25
2nd Div 1   Milward            10      4                       14
            Brady               8      3                       11

1888-89     Chadwick            6                               6
            Ross                5                               5

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 ABBREVIATIONS USED

 
Lge Goals scored in the League, including:
Football League Division 1 – now the Premiership
Also, 4 seasons in the old Division 2.
FAC FA Challenge Cup
LC League Cup (in all its various guises – Worthington Cup, Coca-Cola Cup)
Other Europe, FA Charity Shield, Full Members Cup (and all its various guises)
FACS FA Charity Shield
FACW FA Challenge Cup Winners
FACF FA Challenge Cup Finalists
LCF League Cup Finalists
ECWC European Cup Winners Cup Winners
 
* Everton players have headed the list of leading scorers in the top Division on a record 12 occasions
** William (Dixie) Dean holds the all time record of scoring 60 league goals in a season
*** Jimmy Settle of Everton holds the record of the "least" number of goals scored by the season's leading goalscorer in the top division. He achieved a mere 18 to lead the pack in 1902.
 
Although not considered official for the record books, the war years are included in this table mainly as a tribute to the great Tommy Lawton, and as a reminder that Everton's greatness as Champions has been twice thwarted by war (1915, 1939).

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