Ligue 1 Top scorers - France 2016/2017

The winning top scorer in Ligue 1, France during the season 2016/2017 was Edinson Cavani with 35 goals scored. Below you find the list of the highest goal scorers during the season.

This league has a break between two seasons right now. The next season is planned to start on 16 August 2024.

Ligue 1 best goal scorers 2016/2017

Season:
# Player Team Age Nationality % team's goals Goals
1. Edinson Cavani Paris Saint-Germain 30 Uruguay 42.2%
35
2. Alexandre Lacazette Lyon 25 France 36.4%
28
3. Falcao Monaco 31 Colombia 19.6%
21
4. Bafetimbi Gomis Marseille 31 France 35.1%
20
5. Florian Thauvin Marseille 24 France 26.3%
15
  Ivan Santini Caen 27 Croatia 41.7%
15
  Kylian Mbappé Monaco 18 France 14.0%
15
  Mario Balotelli Nice 26 Italy 23.8%
15
9. Nicolas De Preville Lille 26 France 35.0%
14
  Steve Mounie Montpellier 22 Benin 29.2%
14
11. Benjamin Moukandjo Lorient 28 Cameroon 29.5%
13
12. Emiliano Sala Nantes 26 Argentina 30.0%
12
  Jimmy Briand Guingamp 31 France 26.1%
12
  Lucas Moura Paris Saint-Germain 24 Brazil 14.5%
12
15. Alassane Plea Nice 24 France 17.5%
11
  Loïs Diony Dijon 24 France 23.9%
11
  Martin Braithwaite Toulouse 25 Denmark 29.7%
11
  Ryad Boudebouz Montpellier 27 Algeria 22.9%
11
19. Enzo Crivelli Bastia 22 France 34.5%
10
  Valère Germain Monaco 27 France 9.3%
10
The age of the players is when the season ended at 20 May 2017

The first game in Ligue 1 the season 2016/2017 was played 12 August 2016, and the season ended 20 May 2017. More information and the winning top scorers in Ligue 1 between the seasons 1999/2000-2023/2024 here.

Scored hat-tricks in Ligue 1, season 2016/2017

In total there were 11 scored hat-tricks during the season 2016/2017 in Ligue 1, France. All players scoring these hat-tricks (or more than 3 goals), and the matches they scored it in, are listed here.

Player, Team Match Goals
Nicolas De Preville
Lille
Lille - Nantes 3-0
Sat 20 may 2017
3
16', 46', 53'
Florian Thauvin
Marseille
Caen - Marseille 1-5
Sun 30 april 2017
3
2', 63', 89'
Kylian Mbappé
Monaco
Monaco - Metz 5-0
Sat 11 february 2017
3
8', 20', 50'
Bafetimbi Gomis
Marseille
Marseille - Montpellier 5-1
Fri 27 january 2017
3
4', 19', 77'
Ola Toivonen
Toulouse
Toulouse - Lorient 3-2
Sat 10 december 2016
3
8', 20', 60'
Falcao
Monaco
Bordeaux - Monaco 0-4
Sat 10 december 2016
3
4', 50', 63'
Alassane Plea
Nice
Metz - Nice 2-4
Sun 23 october 2016
3
12', 38', 84'
Rodrigue Ninga
Montpellier
Dijon - Montpellier 3-3
Sat 1 october 2016
3
18', 25', 58'
Edinson Cavani
Paris Saint-Germain
Caen - Paris Saint-Germain 0-6
Fri 16 september 2016
4
12', 23', 38', 45'
Mevlut Erding
Metz
Nantes - Metz 0-3
Sun 11 september 2016
3
18', 45', 78'
Alexandre Lacazette
Lyon
Nancy - Lyon 0-3
Sun 14 august 2016
3
33', 44', 90'

League table Ligue 1 2016/2017

# Team Matches WinsW DrawsD LossesL Goals Points
1. Monaco 38 30 5 3 107-31 95
2. Paris Saint-Germain 38 27 6 5 83-27 87
3. Nice 38 22 12 4 63-36 78
4. Lyon 38 21 4 13 77-48 67
5. Marseille 38 17 11 10 57-41 62
6. Bordeaux 38 15 14 9 53-43 59
7. Nantes 38 14 9 15 40-54 51
8. Rennes 38 12 14 12 36-42 50
9. Saint-Étienne 38 12 14 12 41-42 50
10. Guingamp 38 14 8 16 46-53 50
11. Angers 38 13 7 18 40-49 46
12. Lille 38 13 7 18 40-47 46
13. Toulouse 38 10 14 14 37-41 44
14. Metz 38 11 10 17 39-72 43
15. Montpellier 38 10 9 19 48-66 39
16. Dijon 38 8 13 17 46-58 37
17. Caen 38 10 7 21 36-65 37
18. Lorient 38 10 6 22 44-70 36
19. Nancy 38 9 8 21 29-52 35
20. Bastia 38 8 10 20 29-54 34