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Leading Goal Scorer So Far in 2016 Copa America (top strikers)

It will be a very difficult job to say which player will be the top goal scorer in upcoming Copa America Centenario 2016. Yes, another prestigious and South American largest and most challenging football competition is about to begin though it was held last year too. This year it will be hundred years celebration of Copa America since the inaugural season in 1916.

However, 45th edition of CA is already scheduled to place in next 3rd June, 2016 where expanded competitors from twelve to sixteen.

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It will be a combining edition of CONMEBOL and CONCACAF which will be hosted in United States outside of south America for the very first time.

Many talented players from different participants will have a chance to do better perform here and which why it will be more contesting than before.

If we look to the last season, the top scorer was Chilean striker Eduardo Vargas and Paolo Guerrero from Peru with four goals. Obviously Vargas would be one of the possible top scorer again.

Playing for english club Arsenal, another Chilean forward Sanchez Sanchez is just another contender. With 23 appearances, he has got five goals in 2015/16 season in Premier League.

Last edition of CA 2015, Arturo Vidal was in best form and gained three goals. He is in best XI in Chilean squad and one of the possible successor.

Besides, Colombian striker Carlos Bacca and attacking midfielder James Rodriguez, Argentine Sergio Aguero, Di Maria and Lavezzi, Uruguayan Edinson Cavani and some others will participate in coming edition of CA 2016 and each of them have capability to be the best.

Alongside, we need to mention another genius striker of Uruguay named Luis Suarez. He passes his best time now. Last season of La Liga 2015/16, he is the top scorer. He would be more dangerous to the opponent.

And finally, number #1 possible top scorer is Argentine superstar Lionel Messi. Every opponent of team Argentina in Copa America Centenario will have to count him as the best in field. It is very difficult for one or two players to stop Messi in field. He is faster with ball than without it. He is examined one of the best dribbler ever. Some also adds that, he is an alien footballer. Alien footballer or not, but obviously he is the best in this time being. So, depend on our ranking, he would possibly be the number #1 top scorer in upcoming Copa America Centenario 2016.