Did Paul Scholes score 20 goals in a season?

Scholes netted a career-high 20 goals in all competitions in the 2002–03 season, including a hat-trick in a 6–2 win against Newcastle.

How many goals Paul Scholes scored?

Premier League Record

Appearances 499
Goals 107
Assists 55

Who is better Scholes or Gerrard?

When SPORTbible put out a poll to see who the fans thought was the better player, in 2019, Scholes came out on top. Out of the 28,000 people that voted, 38% reckon that United Scholes was the main man, with Gerrard coming in second with 36%. Owen played with all three throughout his career.

Is Paul Scholes the best player ever?

Only Giggs and Bobby Charlton played more games for Man United than Scholes – two exceptional players. But Charlton labelled Scholes as possibly the very best footballer ever, let alone United player. He said: “I have no hesitation in putting a name to the embodiment of all that I think is best about football.

Is Paul Scholes the best midfielder?

And that is why Paul Scholes deserved to be labelled as the greatest midfielder of the Premier League era. He’s a player who has lasted at the top longer than almost all others in world football, especially those in the Premier League, and is one of the sport’s greatest role models.

What was Scholes best season?

Paul Scholes’ best season was probably the 2002/03 campaign. He struck an incredible 20 goals in all competitions, a total that would be a fair return for a centre-forward. He was in stunning form as Manchester United claimed domestic glory, having been pipped to the post by Arsenal the year before.

How many goals Gerrard scored?

Premier League Record

Appearances 504
Goals 120
Assists 92

What did Pele say about Scholes?

“I’m star-struck when I see Paul Scholes because you never see him. On the pitch you can’t catch him. Off the pitch he disappears.”

How many red cards did Scholes get?

With ten career red cards, he also holds the record as the most booked player in the Champions League.