Since the inception of the Indian Super League in 2014, we have witnessed many players from the European countries who came to try a new path in their football careers. So, when calculating the number of foreign players who have come to ISL, we will find that most footballers will be from Spain. Eight players arrived to play in India in the first season. The football grounds in India have witnessed the Spanish beauty a lot. The Spanish forwards are an unavoidable part of ISL betting.
The all-time top scorer of the Indian Super League is a Spanish player, one of the best players ISL has ever seen. Former Espanyol player Ferran Corominas shortly called Coro. In 2006, he won the Copa del Rey with Espanyol, and he was also a part of the U-19 Spanish team, which won the European Championship.
Like the previous seasons, the Spanish players have shown their goal-scoring ability and how they dominate every game. In the top fifteen players who have scored the most goals this season, six players are from Spain. It is more than any other country combined.
The Spanish player with the most goals this season is Igor Angulo. The 37-year-old Spaniard has already scored eight goals from 11 matches for Mumbai City FC. He also had two assists. Last season, he played for FC Goa and scored 14 goals. If he continues this form, he will break his own record.
The second Spanish player with the most goals is Javier Siverio. The 24-year-old youngster plays for Hyderabad FC. The six-foot-tall striker, who joined Hyderabad FC ahead of the 2021-22 Hero ISL, started off his youth career with Laguna before joining the youth set-up of Spanish Segunda Division side Las Palmas in 2015. Climbing up the ladder, Siverio, at 19, was a part of the Las Palmas B side that trained under current HFC Head Coach Manuel Marquez in the 2016-17 season.
The third player on the list is Aridai Suarez, who is 33. He has scored four goals from nine matches and is the top scorer of Odisha FC, the club he plays for. The heavily experienced winger has played for clubs like RCD Mallorca, Girona FC and Betis B.
FC Goa’s Jorge Ortiz is the fourth player on this list. The 29-year-old forward is key in scoring goals and also assists his teammates. He has scored four goals and has three assists.
Javier Hernandez of Odisha FC is the fifth player on this list. He won the Hero ISL with ATK FC during the 2019-20 season. Javier represented ATK Mohun Bagan in the 2020-21 Hero ISL before moving to Odisha FC ahead of the 2021-22 season. He has scored four goals this season.
The 6th and final player is Kerala Blasters FC’s Alvaro Vazquez. KBFC are the table toppers of this season, and the Spaniard has helped them tremendously to reach the top. He has scored four goals from 11 matches