Clubs often get branded with the unwanted tag of 'one man team' as a particular individual often plays a more prominent role than any other teammate. It happened last season at Tottenham with Gareth Bale, and now the goals have dried up.
It is, of course, not always a fair assertion to say a club relies on one player, and strikers will invariably score the bulk of their team's goals over the course of a season.
With a bevy of top goalscorers across Europe's most competitive leagues, there will always be those who take the plaudits more so than others. But what do the stats say?
GMS breaks down the most relied on players so far this season, in terms of percentage goals scored, across the top European leagues...