Premier League is considered the most competitive championship in the World because of the six top clubs in the country. Unlike in the other five Leagues, It is difficult to predict who will win the League when every season starts. For instance, Over the last five years, Manchester United, Chelsea, Leicester City, and Manchester City have lifted the Cup. Today, we want to take a look at top six clubs in the Premier League and their best scorers in history.
6. Manchester City: Sergio Aguero- 205 Goals
Manchester City goal record holder is Sergio Aguero. The Argentine has netted 205 goals in 300 matches for City. He overtook Eric Brook who scored 177 goals between 1927 and 1940. The striker has helped the club lift 3 Premier League crowns and 3 League Cups. In the league, he has scored 147 goals in 212 matches. This includes his latest strike in a 5-0 away win last Saturday against Cardiff City.
5. Chelsea: Frank Lampard- 211 Goals
Frank Lampard is the record goalscorer at Chelsea. The former England international was not even a striker but he banged them in from all angles. He scored 211 goals in 648 appearances he made for the Blues. He helped the club lift all trophies available in club level including UEFA Champions League, Europa League, Premier League, FA Cup, and League Cup.
4. Arsenal: Thierry Henry- 228 Goals
Arsenal goal record holder is Thierry Henry. The Frenchman played for the Gunners between 1999 and 2007. He later returned for short loan from MLS side New York Red Bulls in 2011/12 season. The lethal attacker netted 228 goals in only 377 appearances for the club. He helped Arsene Wenger lift 2 League titles and 1 FA Cup. He also played a key role in 2006 when the club reached UEFA Champions League final but lost to Barcelona. He currently works as a football pundit and Belgium national team assistant Coach.