Top Scorers of I-League from 2007-2021

It has been 14 years since the inaugural I-League season in 2007, and we have seen many players come and conquer, yet some players like Nigerian stars Ranti Martins and Odafa Okolie stand out among the crowd.

Ranti Martins holds the record for winning the most golden boot awards in the I-League – 5 (2010-11,2011-12,2012-13,2014-15,2015-16) and scoring the most number of goals (214).

Now let us have a look at the top goal scorers of I-League season-by-season:

#2007-08: Odafa Okolie

 Club- Churchill Brothers

Goals- 22 in 18 appearances

#2008-09: Odafa Okolie

 Club- Churchill Brothers

Goals- 24 in 22 appearances

#2009-10: Odafa Okolie

 Club- Churchill Brothers

Goals- 21 in 24 appearances


#2010-11: Ranti Martins

 Club- Dempo SC

Goals- 28 in 22 appearances

#2011-12: Ranti Martins

 Club- Dempo SC

Goals- 32 in 26 appearances

#2012-13: Ranti Martins

 Club- Prayag United

Goals- 26 in 25 appearances

#2013-14: Sunil Chhetri, Cornell Glen and Darryl Duffy

Club- Bengaluru FC, Shillong Lajong and Salgaocar

Goals- Each scored 14

#2014-15 : Ranti Martins

 Club- East Bengal FC

Goals- 17 in 20 appearances

#2015-16: Ranti Martins

 Club- East Bengal FC

Goals- 12 in 16 appearances

#2016-17: Dipanda Dicka

 Club- Shillong Lajong

Goals- 11 in 17 appearances

#2017-18: Dipanda Dicka

 Club- Mohun Bagan

Goals- 13 in 18 appearances

#2018-19: Pedro Manzi

 Club- Chennai City FC

Goals- 18 in 21 appearances

#2019-20: Dipanda Dicka

 Club- Punjab FC

Goals- 12 in 16 appearances

#2020-21: Bidyasagar Singh

 Club- TRAU FC

Goals- 12 in 15 appearances

For Trial related updates: Latest trials updates in Mumbai Football

Also Read: From street football to I-League 2nd division: the inspiring story of Daniel Muthu

Follow us on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram for all the latest happenings in the world of Indian football


SSE BFC to conduct trials for U9 to U17 age group players

SSE BFC Soccer School will be conducting fresh trials this month for players aged below 17 to be part of their football program SSE BFC Soccer Schools is a football…


India Khelo Football Season 3 Trials for Mumbai and Thane are here

India Khelo Football (IKF) is back with Season 3 of its widely acclaimed trials with an aim to cover more than 50 cities this time around. After the resounding success…


Mastering the Art of Football Trials: Key Pre-Trial Factors to Keep in Mind

Football trials are a critical juncture for aspiring players to showcase their skills and secure a spot in a team. To maximize your chances of success, it’s essential to tailor your approach based on your playing position as well as keeping in mind a few pre-trial factors.


Somaiya Sports Academy to conduct trials for MFA 2nd Division campaign

Somaiya Sports Academy is looking for passionate young football players for the Somaiya Sports Academy Football Team to compete in the MFA 2nd Division League 2023-2024. If selected, you will…


BFC Soccer Schools – Mumbai to conduct trials for U14 & U16 Girls

The BFC Soccer Schools Elite team girls’ trials are coming up in search of talented players from the U14 to U16 (Born 2009 and after) age groups into the club’s…


Opportunity to make the team: U.K.M. Kothrud FC conducts selection trials for girls team

Pune-based U.K.M. Kothrud FC has announced that they will be conducting selection trials for their girl’s team on 15th January 2023 The club welcomes all players to come and showcase…


The Sunday Football League Season 4 is back

The Sunday Football League is back with its fourth season, and it’s shaping up to be the best one yet. With eight talented teams competing at the Kes Kandivali turf, there…


BFC Soccer Schools Elite team trials in Feb

Bengaluru FC launched their Mumbai program last season with the Soccer Schools and Elite programs with its local partner Soccer Schools of Excellence (SSE).  Bengaluru Football Club is a professional club…


India Khelo Football Season 2 Trials in Mumbai: A Chance to Kickstart Your Football Career

After conducting trials in 34 cities & villages across India, India Khelo Football is coming to Mumbai to hunt talent on 7th January. India Khelo Football kickstarted its season 2…


Mumbai Customs to conduct trials for Elite League

Former champions Mumbai Customs will be holding open trials for the upcoming MFA Elite Corporate League (Elite Division) The 2019 MFA Elite Division champions Mumbai Customs are conducting open trials…