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|Paolo Rossi Award|
|Awarded for||The leading goalscorer in a single Serie A season|
|Presented by||Italian Footballers' Association|
|Currently held by||Ciro Immobile (2021–22)|
|Most awards||Gunnar Nordahl (5)|
The Capocannoniere award (Italian: [ˌkapokanːoˈnjɛːre]; literally "head gunner"), known as Paolo Rossi Award since 2021, is awarded by the Italian Footballers' Association (AIC) to the highest goalscorer of each season in Italy's Serie A. The award is currently held by Ciro Immobile, who scored 27 goals for Lazio in the 2021–22 season.
The highest number of goals scored to win the Capocannoniere is 36, by Gino Rossetti for Torino in 1928–29, Gonzalo Higuaín for Napoli in 2015–16 and Ciro Immobile for Lazio in 2019–20. Ferenc Hirzer, Julio Libonatti and Gunnar Nordahl are in joint fourth place for this record; they each scored 35 goals for Juventus, Torino and Milan respectively.
Data relating to seasons prior to 1923–24 are incomplete or imprecise due to scarcity of sources.
* Italian by naturalisation.
Awards won by player
For 17 seasons the capocannonieri are unknown.
|1||Gunnar Nordahl||Milan||Sweden||5||1949–50, 1950–51, 1952–53, 1953–54, 1954–55|
|2||Ciro Immobile||Torino, Lazio||Italy||4||2013–14, 2017–18, 2019–20, 2021–22|
|3||Giuseppe Meazza||Internazionale||Italy||3||1929–30, 1935–36, 1937–38|
|Aldo Boffi||Milan||Italy||3||1938–39, 1939–40, 1941–42|
|Gigi Riva||Cagliari||Italy||3||1966–67, 1968–69, 1969–70|
|Paolo Pulici||Torino||Italy||3||1972–73, 1974–75, 1975–76|
|Roberto Pruzzo||Roma||Italy||3||1980–81, 1981–82, 1985–86|
|Michel Platini||Juventus||France||3||1982–83, 1983–84, 1984–85|
|Giuseppe Signori||Lazio||Italy||3||1992–93, 1993–94, 1995–96|
Awards won by club
For 15 seasons the clubs are unknown. Current Serie A teams are shown in bold.
Awards won by nationality
For 17 seasons the nationalities are unknown.
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- List of Serie A players with 100 or more goals
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- Italy – Serie A Top Scorers at RSSSF.com