It's remarkable to think that there are only 12 games left to be played in the Serie A this season. With so few games remaining, it's possible to look ahead toward the end of the season with a bit more clarity.
Today, we'll be focusing not on clubs but on individual players—strikers to be exact—as they race toward the coveted title of capocannoniere.
In a league as difficult to score in as Serie A, being the top goalscorer is a high honor. Here we'll look at five players who have the best chance at winning the prize—as well as one honorable mention who should have had the award in the bag before an unfortunate injury.
So who will top the scoring charts? Let's take a closer look at the candidates.
Players other than the honorable mention are listed in reverse order of their position on the scoring charts as of 9 a.m. EST on March 7, 2014.