Copa America 2024 Top Scorers

Copa America 2024 Top Scorers: Who Leads The Golden Boot Race?

Copa America 2024 commenced on Thursday, June 20 as holders Argentina took on Canada. It wasn’t the most convincing performance from La Albiceleste but they managed to pull off a 2-0 win to start their campaign.

Argentina have had the perfect start to their title defense, which they won in Brazil at Copa America 2021. They will hope to carry this momentum and lift the trophy again.

The second match at Copa America 2024 saw Peru play out a goalless draw against Chile. Both sides created multiple opportunities but failed to open the scoring and shared the points.

The next set of fixtures will see Ecuador take on Venezuela while Mexico will take on Jamaica, both in Group B.

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Lautaro Martinez leads Copa America 2024 Golden Boot Standings

Julian Alvarez opened the scoring in the 49th minute against Canada at Copa America, putting it into an empty net after the ball fell to him.

Lautaro Martinez made it 2-0 in the 88th minute, scoring through the legs of goalkeeper Maxime Crepeau. Lionel Messi, who is one of the favorites to win the Golden Boot award, missed a couple of big chances to score. He was 1v1 with Crepeau twice but failed to score.

Lautaro Martinez, Nicolas Otamendi, and Julian Alvarez were also guilty of missing some good chances.

In the second match, Argentina’s Lautaro Martinez scored his second goal of the tournament and now leads the goal scorer chart.

On that note, let’s take a look at the Copa America 2024 Top Scorers:

1Lautaro MartínezArgentina43
2Salomón RondonVenezuela34
=Darwin NunezUruguay24
=Vinicius JrBrazil24
=Luis DiazColombia 24
=Jhon CórdobaColombia24
=Daniel MunozColombia24
=Maximiliano Araújo Uruguay24
=Folarin BalogunUSA24
=Eduard BelloVenezuela24
=José FajardoPanama24
3Christian PulisicUSA14
=Matias VinaUruguay14
=Jhonder CadizVenezuela14
=Alan MindaEcuador14
=Kendry PaezEcuador14
=Jeremy SarmientoEcuador14
=Jefferson LermaColombia14
=Julian AlvarezArgentina14
=Gerardo ArteagaMexico14
=Julio EncisoParaguay14
=Max AraujoUruguay14
=Michael MurilloPanama14
=Lucas PaquetáBrazil14
=Omar AldereteParaguay14
=Davinson SánchezColombia14
Table: Copa America 2024 Top Scorers

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