Strikers scores you goals, goals win you matches. It’s as simple as that.
Every successful team has a striker who has a radar at the back of his head, one that can find the net from nothing.
A successful strike partnership doesn't come around very often, though.
A deadly duo can take a team to great heights, win championships almost single-handedly and write their club into history books.
The likes of Andy Cole, Dwight Yorke, Ian Rush, and Kenny Dalgish have made Manchester United and Liverpool feared teams and have taken them to the pinnacle of domestic and European success just by forming a sensational understanding with each other and banging in goals for fun.
Not many have succeeded in emulating their achievements, but here are the top five strike partnerships that have contributed significantly towards their clubs' success this season.