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Alan Shearer: Comprehensive Goal Breakdown

With 206 Premier League goals to his name, Alan Shearer has embedded himself at the top of the highly prestigious list of  all-time greatest strikers: He will forever go down as one of the most profilic forwards in English football. Here, we take a statistical look at the distibution of all of his goals: from where, when and how the legend scored them. 

Percentage of goals scored per competition for Newcastle United.

Goals per game per competition for Newcastle United

Goals per game data per season for Newcastle United

148 Premier League goals – types. Data provided by @NUFC_Stats.

148 Premier League goals – situations. Data provided by @NUFC_Stats

148 Premier League goals – locations. Data provided by @NUFC_Stats.

We’d like to thank Newcastle Stats  for the article. You can find Newcastle’s Number One Statistical Website on twitter or visit their website

About Harry Savill (Editor) (418 Articles)
I am the Editor of 'The Spectator's View'. I set up the website so that I could combine my two passions: Newcastle United and writing, and I hope for it to be a platform where fans can express their views on the club. History Graduate from Durham University. Junior Account Executive at M&C Saatchi.

1 Comment on Alan Shearer: Comprehensive Goal Breakdown

  1. Newcastle Stats // September 26, 2012 at 5:09 pm // Reply

    Thanks for posting – hope you like it. Please mention us in any other capacities that you post the article (FTB Pro etc.)

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