Let’s put aside Christiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi and see who are among the fastest strikers in Barclays Premier League.
1. Javier Hernandez
“Chicarito” was named as the fastest player in the World Cup 2010 in South Africa after his display with the Mexico national team. Signed by Manchester United in April 2010, this young player has lot to offer in Alex Ferguson’s plan in the future.
2. Wayne Rooney
Wayne Rooney might look heavy but he is very fast. His speed together with powerful energy makes him difficult to dealt with among his rival defenders.
3. Fernando Torres
El Nino is among the best forwards. His ball control and vision makes him a subject to be eyed in each game. He is a natural striker and his ability is being at right position to score.
4. Theo Walcott
This Arsenal 21-year old player always found himself not consistent. But he is sure very fast on the ball and always cause stir on the right flank of the field with his powerful run.
5. Carlos Tevez
Carlos Tevez is another example of heavyweight look player who is fast aside of Wayne Rooney. A former team-mate of Rooney, his ability to run with balls makes him among the fastest forwards in BPL.