Top 10: Foreign Premier League strikers of the 21st century (1)

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Since Kevin Phillips netted 30 goals with Sunderland in the 1999/00 campaign, no Brit has reached the Premier League season top scorers summit.

Lucrative transfer deals bring foreign stars that keep adding up to the league's appeal, while British players struggle to prove their worth.

Since England's elite division was transformed into the Premier League, fans have enjoyed the likes of Eric Cantona, Giafranco Zola, Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink and Ole Gunar Solskjaer among others.

But let's take a look at the best foreign strikers to cross the Premier League since the 2000s.

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Fernando Torres
Cristiano Ronaldo
Robin Van Persie
Didier Drogba
Dimitar Berbatov

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