Forward Scoring Droughts & Goalkeepers' Dirty Sheets

Posted by John Culea

Ben Stansall/AFP/Getty ImagesFernando Torres' reaction to his missed penalty kick in the Europa League epitomizes his season-long frustration.

Tuesday, we looked at Premier League midfielders with prolonged scoring droughts. Today, forwards in search of goals, and goalkeepers who have trouble keeping clean sheets.

The following forwards often start and are on the pitch for 90 minutes:

StrFPFV
Fernando TorresChelsea111107.5
Kenwynne JonesStoke10544.2
Jermain DefoeTottenham91196.8
Bryan RuizFulham9796.0
Danny GrahamSunderland/Swansea9634.9
Adam Le Fondre Reading6885.3
Peter CrouchStoke6976.3
Franco Di SantoWigan5946.0
Emmanuel AdebayorTottenham5436.3
Olivier GiroudArsenal51086.7
Danny WelbeckMan. Utd.19*596.0

Str-goalless streak in Premier League games; FP-Fantasy Points; FV-Fantasy Value
*-1 goal in 22 PL games

Goalkeepers
 CS-GFPFV
Brad GuzanAston Villa0-121095.5
Asmir BegovicStoke1-121265.2
Michel VormSwansea City1-8806.1
Hugo LlorisTottenham1-8825.8
Simon MignoletSunderland1-81295.8
Ali Al HabsiWigan2-12944.9

CS-G: Clean sheets over period of number of games; FP-Fantasy Points; FV-Fantasy Value

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