Ultimate Premier League Strike Partnerships: 5 - Alan Shearer - Les Ferdinand

03 October 2012 02:54

Alan Shearer – Les Ferdinand

The Shearer – Ferdinand partnership wasn't a long one, only the one season infact. But during that season they managed to bag 49 goals between them and push Newcastle to second in the Premier League behind rivals Manchester United. Shearer, who signed from League winners Blackburn Rovers in July 1996 scored 148 goals in 303 games for Newcastle

Highest Scoring Premier League Season Together 1996/1997

Shearer 25

Ferdinand 16

Total 41

Source: DSG