Ciro Immobile wins European Golden Shoe

Immobile Ciro, Lazio striker scored his 36th goal in Serie A in win over Brescia to lift the European Golden Shoe this season.

In Lazio’s 2-0 win over relegated Brescia on Saturday, Ciro Immobile capped off a stunning season with another goal qualifying him to  be endorsed as this season’s Golden Shoe winner.

The Italy striker, Ciro Immobile scored for the 36th time in Serie A, equalling the league’s best alongside Gonzalo Higuain for Napoli in the 2015/16 season.

The 30 year old joins some illustrious winners of the European Golden Shoe, awarded to the player who finishes the season as the leading league scorer of all of Europe’s top divisions, including Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.

Goals scored in the top five leagues according to the Uefa coefficients list are multiplied by a factor of two, goals scored in the leagues ranked six to 21 are multiplied by a factor of 1.5, and goals scored in leagues ranked 22 and below are multiplied by a factor of 1. Thus, goals scored in higher ranked leagues will count for more than those scored in weaker leag

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