Everton striker, Dominic Calvert-Lewin is becoming the rave of the moment in the Premier League as he seemed to have found his scoring boot.
After scoring 15 goals in 31 appearances last season, he has now hit the ground running scoring in the first three games of the season for the Toffees.
With five goals in the first three games, Calvert-Lewin now tops the Premier League goal chart, alongside Jamie Vardy, who also netted a hat-trick in the 5-2 demolition of Manchester City.
He is good form scoring ahead of Richarlison, who won the Everton player of the year award.
Talk about his number or goals last season, and his much improved this season. Becoming Everton’s highest goal scorer this season ahead of Richarlison.
Premier League top goalscorers
Calvert-Lewin has now scored more goals than any player in Europe’s top five leagues across all competitions this season.
Tottenham Hotspurs striker, Son Heung-Min is third on the log with four goals scored against Southampton. Patrick Bamford , whose lone strike was the difference against Sheffield United at Bramall Lane has also scored three goals in three games so far, while Danny Ings, who also scored the only goal against Burnley complete the top five.
Why premier league fantasy players needs Calvert-Lewin
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Then striker is rated 7.4. That makes him to be a bargain that you bank on. The game of Everton will come up against Brighton and Calvert-Lewin could bang in more goals.
Calvert-Lewin gets England call up
Meanwhile, the England national team boss, Gareth Southgate has also noticed Calvert-Lewin’s form in front on goal nad he has been duly rewarded with a call up to the national team.
With this, there could be a potential partnership with him and Harry Kane who recently banged in hat-trick in the Europa League final qualifiers against Maccabi Haifa.
There is also a potential front three partnership between him, Raheem Sterling, and the Spurs striker. The English attacking line up is now having more firepower with Danny Ings also in top form.
With Mason Greenwood and Phil Foden not invited, Calvert-Lewin could make his debut either against Belgium or Denmark and getting a goal at least will be another confidence boost.
The Ancelotti effect on Calvert-Lewin
One thing that has been observed is that since the arrival of Carlo Ancelotti at the club, Calvert-Lewin looked to have had more confidence in front of goals.
Although he missed some guilt edge chances last season, built he look to have been well guided by the Italian tactician.
Speaking on his current form, Ancelotti, who won a Champions League trophy with Real Madrid said the English man is on fire. This is following his hat-trick in the Carabao Cup game against West Ham, making it eight goals in five games.
“He’s doing a fantastic job at the moment. He’s really on fire and scoring a lot of goals.
“He’s in a very good moment. Whether he’s the best [English striker] I don’t know, but I don’t care. For me, for us, he is.”
Calvert-Lewin has now scored more goals than any other Premier League player in all competitions so far. Southgate won’t turn down that kind of player obviously. The striker said it’s finally a dream come true to get a call up into the national team.
“I’ve said many times before that it’s my dream to play for England but I can’t control that so I’m taking care of business at the moment to give myself the best chance to make the next step.
“I’m enjoying my football, which is the main thing. You look at the chances being created and they are there for me so it’s my job to put them in the back of the net and I’m obviously enjoying being able to do that at the moment,” ” he said.