9 of the Premier League’s best ever off-the-bench goalscorers

Substitutes cannot be understated in this game. At all. They may well be the single most important ace up the sleeve of any manager, and over the years the Premier League has seen some amazing off-the-bench heroes.

Whilst scoring goals and making a killer impact was the goal for these lot, their hunger and overall contributions cannot be understated. In the record books, they will live for a certain period of time, but in the hearts of fans they will live forever. Fact.

Many games were won and lost with these guys leading the charge, and it’s that game-changing ability and level of unpredictability that makes them such legends in the Premier League. Some will remember them fondly, and others will be overjoyed to see the back of them.