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Top Scorers in Football World Cup

32 teams will be fighting for the most coveted prize in the history of world football. The 22nd edition of the Football World Cup is upon us and the players along with the fans are ready for some epic football action. Throughout its history, the tournament has witnessed some of the all-time greats cement their legacy. So, today, we’ll take a look at the top scorers in Football World Cup.

In this list, we’ll include the top five scorers in the Football World Cup who are currently active. 

5. J. Rodriguez – 6 Goals

Rodriguez has played with one of the best football players across the globe. The Colombian football player has scored six goals in his eight World Cup matches. Rodriguez has played in two World Cup editions – 2014 and 2018.

Top Scorers in Football World Cup
Image Source: J. Rodriguez / Twitter

Interestingly, in the 2018 edition, Rodriguez didn’t score a goal in all matches. The attacking midfielder has been a crucial part of the Colombian attacking strategy.

4. H. Kane – 6 Goals

Many football experts hold H. Kane in high regard when it comes to playing for England. The Tottenham Hotspur player has scored six goals in his six World Cup matches.

Top Scorers in Football World Cup
Image Source: H. Kane / Instagram

The 2022 Football World Cup will be Kane’s second World Cup campaign. Furthermore, Kane won the Golden Boot in the 2018 World Cup and dominated other teams. This year, the 29-year-old striker is set to score more goals this tournament.

3. C. Ronaldo – 7 Goals

Ronaldo is arguably one of the greatest footballers. The Portugal native has broken multiple records and is currently the all-time highest goal scorer in the history of the world. Ronaldo comes in at number 3 on this list, having scored seven goals in the Football World Cup.

Top Scorers in Football World Cup
Image Source: C. Ronaldo / Twitter

Ronaldo has played in a staggering four Football World Cup editions. The 37-year-old striker will be playing his last World Cup and will be one of the oldest players to play in the tournament. 

2. L. Suarez – 7 Goals

Suarez’s football career catapulted when he joined FC Barcelona in 2014. The Uruguayan striker has scored seven goals so far in the Football World Cup. The former Ajax played his first World Cup match in 2010 and he has scored in every World Cup edition since then.

Top Scorers in Football World Cup
Image Source: L. Suarez / Twitter

Suarez’s current goal conversion rate in World Cup is 0.54, having scored seven goals in 13 appearances. This is Suarez’s last World Cup and he will make sure to have a good time by winning the World Cup once again for his nation.

1. T. Muller – 10 Goals

Muller is one of the most accomplished players in the history of the Football World Cup. The German attacking midfielder will play his fourth Football World Cup. Furthermore, this is the last time that the world will see Muller playing in a World Cup match.

Top Scorers in Football World Cup
Image Source: T. Muller / Twitter

Muller has scored 10 goals in his 16 World Cup appearances. Moreover, the 33-year-old forward is very close to becoming the all-time top scorer in the history of the Football World Cup by surpassing M. Klose – 16 goals.

All-Time Football World Cup Top Scores

S. No. Player Name Goals Matches Played
1 M. Klose 16 24
2 Ronaldo 15 19
3 G. Muller 14 13
4 J. Fontaine 13 6
5 Pele 12 14
6 S. Kocsis 11 5
7 J. Klinsmann 11 17
8 G. Lineker 10 12
9 G. Batistuta 10 12
10 T. Muller 10 16

So, these are the Top Scorers in Football World Cup. Now, you can immerse yourselves in the world of Football and grab Big Winnings on MyTeam11. Create your fantasy sports teams on MyTeam11 and get a chance to grab exciting rewards.

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