2017: Jozy Altidore leads all U.S. men with 22 goals

Jozy Altidore, whose scored the winning goal in MLS Cup 2017 for Toronto FC, finished as the leading scorer among U.S. men playing for first division teams in 2017 with 22 goals for TFC and the USA.

Altidore's 22 goals were the most since he scored 25 goals in 2012 for Dutch club AZ and the USA.

Clint Dempsey was the only other American with as many as 20 goals. Christian Pulisic (12 goals) was the only foreign-based player to finish in double digits. 

2017 U.S. men's top scorers:
1. Jozy Altidore (22 goals)

15 MLS regular season (Toronto FC)
2 MLS playoffs (Toronto FC)
1 Canadian Championship (Toronto FC)
2 World Cup qualifying (USA)
2 Gold Cup (USA)

2. Clint Dempsey (20 goals)
12 MLS regular season (Seattle Sounders)
3 MLS playoffs (Seattle Sounders)
4 World Cup qualifying (USA)
1 Gold Cup (USA)

3. CJ Sapong (17 goals)
16 MLS regular season (Philadelphia Union)
1 U.S. Open Cup (Philadelphia Union)

4. Chris Wondolowski (15 goals)

13 MLS regular season (San Jose Earthquakes)
2 U.S. Open Cup (San Jose Earthquakes)

5. Christian Ramirez (14 goals)
14 MLS regular season (Minnesota United)

6. Will Bruin (13 goals)
11 MLS regular season (Seattle Sounders)
2 MLS playoffs (Seattle Sounders)

7. Dom Dwyer (12 goals)
5 MLS regular season (Sporting KC)
4 MLS regular season (Orlando City)
1 U.S. Open Cup (Sporting KC)
2 Gold Cup (USA)

7. Christian Pulisic (12 goals)
4 Bundesliga (Bor. Dortmund)
1 Super Cup (Bor. Dortmund)
1 UEFA Champions League (Bor. Dortmund)
5 World Cup qualifying (USA)
1 Friendly (USA)

9. Lee Nguyen (11 goals)
11 MLS regular season (New England Revolution)

10. Juan Agudelo (8 goals)
8 MLS regular season (New England Revolution)

10. Teal Bunbury (8 goals)
7 MLS regular season (New England Revolution)
1 U.S. Open Cup (New England Revolution)

10. Justin Morrow (8 goals)
8 MLS regular season (Toronto FC)

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