The Premier League has been littered with world-class forwards over the years, with the likes of Thierry Henry, Ruud van Nistelrooy and Didier Drogba just some of the names who played in the top-flight of English football while at their peak.
Strikers usually have the highest salaries because they are the players who can win games single-handedly by scoring an all-important goal at a crucial time or converting a last-minute penalty when the pressure is on.
Forwards are adored by supporters because of the x-factor and entertainment value they bring to their side.
Here we take a look at the strikers who have the best minutes-per-goal ration, meaning they are extremely potent in front of goal.
Click through the following pages to see who is among the top 10.
Surprised by any of the selections - have your say below.
The statistic was brought to our attention on Saturday's Match of the Day.
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