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The Clint Dempsey Phenomenon

The Clint Dempsey Phenomenon

Fulham's goal machine Clint Dempsey is 'hot property' in the Premier League with all the top clubs racing for his signature. Arsenal, Tottenham and Man Utd are leading the pack with Fulham fighting hard to hold on to the United States international.

Dempsey has scored 16 goals in 33 appearances this season. The 29-year old is the longest serving member of the Fulham squad along with Simon Davies. Dempsey joined Fulham in 2007 from MLS team New England Revolution for just £2 million.

His contribution to the national team is impeccable. He has scored 25 goals in 83 international matches for the United States. Compared to other great scoring midfielders he has shown great quality.

Here is a look at Dempsey's international goal scoring record compared to other goal scoring midfielders:


Dempsey has consistently improved as a goal scorer for Fulham and has reached double figures last season and this season although he is primarily a winger/midfielder. His ability to play in both right and left wings has made him a constant threat to the opposition.

Dempsey's goal Premier League goal scoring records over the year is shown here:

Clint Dempsey is surely at the prime of his career and per the statistics, he could be among the top goal scorer's list if he plays for one of the top clubs in the Premier League. We will have to wait and watch if Dempsey would stay at Craven Cottage or would be bought by a top club next summer.