Enter the total goals scored and the number of games played into the calculator to determine the average goals per game for a team or player.

## Goals Per Game Formula

The following formula is used to calculate the average goals per game.

GPG = TG / GP

Variables:

- GPG is the goals per game
- TG is the total goals scored
- GP is the number of games played

To calculate the average goals per game, divide the total goals scored by the number of games played.

## What is Goals Per Game?

Goals per game is a statistical measure used to determine the average number of goals scored by a team or player per game. It is a common metric in sports analytics, particularly in soccer and hockey, to gauge offensive performance over a season or a set of games.

## How to Calculate Goals Per Game?

The following steps outline how to calculate the average Goals Per Game.

- First, determine the total goals scored (TG).
- Next, determine the number of games played (GP).
- Next, gather the formula from above = GPG = TG / GP.
- Finally, calculate the Goals Per Game (GPG).
- After inserting the variables and calculating the result, check your answer with the calculator above.

**Example Problem : **

Use the following variables as an example problem to test your knowledge.

Total goals scored (TG) = 85 goals

Number of games played (GP) = 34 games