Best Scorers In Football History

The Top Ten

1 Josef Bican

All time goalscorer really amazing

He is the all time leading scorer with 805 goals in official matches(Romario 772,Pele 767etc)according to the official stats(RSSSF).Find a photo of him.

He scored a total of 1468 goals in only 918 games.People believe that Pele is the first.This is a great mistake (official infomation from RSSSF).

2 Ferenc Deak

European recordman for a single championship(66 goals).Unbeatable.

3 Gerd Muller

He scored 1461 goals in 1216 matches, being more effective than Pele.

4 Fernando Peyroteo

He scored around 300 and something goals in 100 games

The. great Portuege striker (born in Amgola) scored a total of 665 goals in 417 games been one of the most prolific scorers in football history. 332 of them in 197 appearences in the National Championship. He didn't become famous as most of his career was during the 40s ( no World. Cups etc.).

5 Imre Schlosser

He was the first Hungarian icon, seven times league top scorer. He scored 417 league goals in 320 games for five clubs and 59 in 68 games for the National team.

6 Pele Pele Edson Arantes do Nascimento, known as Pelé, is a retired Brazilian professional footballer who played as a forward.
7 Ferenc Puskas Ferenc Puskas Ferenc Puskás was a Hungarian footballer and manager, widely regarded as one of the greatest players of all time. V 1 Comment
8 Franz Binder

The Austrian striker scored 1006 goals in 750 matches.

He scored more but full reposts are missing because of th WWII.

9 Romário de Souza Faria Romário de Souza Faria Romário de Souza Faria, known simply as Romário, is a Brazilian politician, who previously achieved worldwide fame as a footballer. V 1 Comment
10 Cristiano Ronaldo Cristiano Ronaldo Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro, GOIH is a Portuguese professional footballer who plays for Spanish club Real Madrid and the Portugal national team.

This man is a goalscoring machine.

The Newcomers

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The Contenders

11 Gunnar Nordahl

Best Swedish player ever. The prolific striker scored 442 league goals in 504 caps and 43 in 33 for his National team.

12 Lionel Messi Lionel Messi Lionel Andrés "Leo" Messi is an Argentine professional footballer who plays as a forward for Spanish club Barcelona. He is also known as one of the greatest football players of all time. He was born in Rosario, Argentina on June 24th, 1987. V 1 Comment
13 Just Fontaine

Recordholder (13 goals) for a World Cup.Unbeatable.

14 Alfredo Di Stefano

Amazing scorer at real madrid

15 Arthur Friedenreich

"The Tiger" scored 1329 goals in 1239 caps. If these reports are true, he is the greatest Brazilian scorer.

16 Ernst Wilimowski

The German-Polish striker scored a total of 1175 goals (unverified) and is one of a few players that scored 10 goals in an official single match.

17 Alessandro Del Piero Alessandro Del Piero Alessandro Del Piero Ufficiale is an Italian former professional footballer who played as a deep-lying forward.
18 Eusebio Eusebio

The "black panther" scored a total of 638 goals in only 614 games.

19 Jimmy McGrory

The Celtic legend scored 410 goals in 408 league games and 6 in 7 cups for Scotland.

20 Marco van Basten Marco van Basten Marcel "Marco" van Basten is a Dutch football manager and former football player, who played for Ajax and Milan, as well as the Netherlands national team, in the 1980s and early '90s as a forward.
21 Bernabe Ferreyra

The Argentinian forward was one of the most prolific scorers in football history.

22 Luis Artime

Great forward with more of 1000 goals (totally) in his career (unverified).

23 Diego Maradona Diego Maradona Diego Armando Maradona is a retired Argentine professional footballer. He is known for "The Goal of the Century" and the "Hand of God" goal.
24 Leônidas da Silva

One of the greatest players and scorers of the first half of 20th century.

25 Gyula Zsengeller

Great Hungarian striker, very prolific scorer.

26 Dixie Dean
27 Zlatan Ibrahimovic Zlatan Ibrahimovic Zlatan Ibrahimović is a Swedish professional footballer who plays for an English club Manchester United and the Sweden national team for which he is captain.
28 Atilio Garcia

Best scorer in history of Uruguayan football, 8 times first league top scorer.

29 Ronaldinho Ronaldinho Ronaldo de Assis Moreira, commonly known as Ronaldinho or Ronaldinho Gaúcho, is a retired Brazilian footballer.
30 Raul Gonzalez Raul Gonzalez
31 Mario de Castro

The Brazilian goal getter is the most prolific scorer in history (195 goals in 100 games for Atletico Mineiro). But his career was very short (only 5 years) as he retired to practice medicine.

32 Uwe Seeler
33 Roberto Dinamite Roberto Dinamite

The Brazilian striker scored a total of 864 goals in 1022 appearences.

34 Gabriel Batistuta Gabriel Batistuta Gabriel Omar Batistuta, nicknamed Batigol as well as El Ángel Gabriel, is a retired Argentine professional footballer.
35 Stjepan Bobek

The Croatian forward scored 445 goals in 501club appearences (mainly with Partizan of United Yugoslavia) and 38 in 63 National cups.

36 Didier Drogba Didier Drogba Didier Yves Drogba Tébily is an Ivorian professional footballer who plays as a striker for Canadian Major League Soccer club Montreal Impact.
37 Ali Daei

He is the best scores of countrys

38 Telmo Zarra

Great Spanish forward and scorer.He was the top scorer of Primera Division for about 60 years.

39 Jimmy Greaves Jimmy Greaves

The best English scorer.

40 Fernando Torres Fernando Torres Fernando José Torres Sanz is a Spanish professional footballer who plays as a striker for La Liga club Atlético Madrid, on loan from Serie A club Milan.
41 Fritz Walter
42 Hans Krankl
43 Kunishige Kamamoto

Best Japanese player and scorer with 80 international goals in 84 appearences.

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