MLS Top scorers - United States 2008

The winning top scorer in MLS (Major League Soccer), United States during the season 2008 was Landon Donovan with 20 goals scored.

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Major League Soccer best goal scorers 2008

Season:
# Player Team Age Nationality Goals
1. Landon Donovan LA Galaxy 26 United States 20
2. Kenny Cooper FC Dallas 24 United States 18
3. Juan Pablo Angel New York Red Bulls 33 Colombia 16
4. Edson Buddle LA Galaxy 27 United States 15
5. Brian Ching Houston Dynamo 30 United States 13
6. Conor Casey Colorado Rapids 27 United States 11
  Luciano Emílio D.C. United 29 Brazil 11
8. Alejandro Moreno Columbus Crew SC 29 Venezuela 10
  Chris Rolfe Chicago Fire 25 United States 10
  Jaime Moreno D.C. United 34 Bolivia 10
11. Chad Barrett Chicago Fire/​Toronto FC 23 United States 9
12. Dave van den Bergh New York Red Bulls 32 Netherlands 8
  Davy Arnaud Sporting Kansas City 28 United States 8
  Jeff Cunningham FC Dallas/​Toronto FC 32 United States 8
  Steve Ralston New England Revolution 34 United States 8
  Taylor Twellman New England Revolution 28 United States 8
  Yura Movsisyan Real Salt Lake 21 Armenia 8
18. Cuauhtémoc Blanco Chicago Fire 35 Mexico 7
  Dwayne De Rosario Houston Dynamo 30 Canada 7
  Guillermo Barros Schelotto Columbus Crew SC 35 Argentina 7
  Javier Morales Real Salt Lake 28 Argentina 7
  Robbie Rogers Columbus Crew SC 21 United States 7
The age of the players is when the season ended at 23 November 2008

29 March 2008 was the starting date for the MLS season 2008, and the final games were played 23 November 2008. More information and the winning top scorers in MLS between the seasons 2000-2022 here.

Scored hat-tricks in MLS, season 2008

In total there were 7 scored hat-tricks during the season 2008 in MLS, United States. 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
Chris Rolfe
Chicago Fire
Chicago Fire - New York Red Bulls 5-2
Fri 24 october 2008
3
11', 38', 44'
Conor Casey
Colorado Rapids
New York Red Bulls - Colorado Rapids 4-5
Sun 28 september 2008
3
11', 45', 90'
Landon Donovan
LA Galaxy
LA Galaxy - D.C. United 5-2
Sun 21 september 2008
3
23', 35', 90'
Edson Buddle
LA Galaxy
San Jose Earthquakes - LA Galaxy 0-3
Sun 15 june 2008
3
6', 63', 68'
Luciano Emílio
D.C. United
D.C. United - New York Red Bulls 4-1
Sun 15 june 2008
3
23', 45', 59'
Edson Buddle
LA Galaxy
FC Dallas - LA Galaxy 1-5
Sun 18 may 2008
3
31', 39', 85'
Landon Donovan
LA Galaxy
LA Galaxy - Chivas USA 5-2
Sun 27 april 2008
3
18', 59', 78'