Most people see a spot kick as an open goalscoring opportunity not knowing a player needs to be focused and technical to convert a penalty. In this article, am going to highlight 10 best active penalty takers in the Premier League. In this story, only those who have taken 10 or more penalties will be shortlisted.
Mark Noble 84.4%
Mark Noble is position 10 in our list. He has taken a total of 32 penalties and scored 27 of them. Noble has become one of the most reliable players for West Ham United when it comes to spot kick.
Cristiano Ronaldo 84.6%
The Portuguese talisman is among the best penalty takers in the league but currently, he sits at position 9. Ronaldo has scored 11 penalties out of 13.
Josh King 85.7%
The England international has taken 14 penalties in the Premier League and scored 12 of them. What a record for the former Bournemouth striker!
Jorginho brought the 'hop' penalty taking technique to the EPL. He has been successful despite a few moments whereby he ended up missing. Just like Josh King, Jorginho has taken 14 penalties and missed only two.
Bruno Fernandes 86.7%
Another Portuguese star to be featured on this list after Cristiano Ronaldo. Bruno Fernandes and Jorginho like hoping before taking a spot kick. Fernandes has scored a total of 13 penalty kicks out of 15 in the Premier League.
Luka Milivojevic 88.0%
The Serbian spot kick tacker has a great conversion rate bagging in penalty goals whenever he wishes. Milivojevic has taken 25 penalties and converted 22 of them.
Harry Kane 88.9%
The England captain is among the top 4 penalty takers currently. Kane has converted a total of 24 penalties from 27 spot kicks.
James Milner 89.5%
The Englishman rarely misses penalty kicks. In the Premier League, he has stepped up to take the spot kick duties 19 times and missed only two.
Callum Wilson 90.0%
This man is a beast when it comes to taking penalties. Just look at how composed he is when it comes to spot kicks. He has taken 10 penalties and 9 of them found the back o the net. Only one missed!
Mohamed Salah 93.3%
The Pharaoh's talisman is the best active penalty taker in the Premier League. Mohamed Salah has taken 15 penalties. Surprisingly, he has missed to score only once!
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