Scoring is the very first aim of every football player. Football has known many great scorers who went on to set records. Today we will take a look at the top 5 highest goal scorers in football history.
5. Gerd Muller (711 goals)
This one is the most lethal finisher in the history of football. Gerd Muller could waste no time doing some eye-catching stepovers. Germany scored an amazing 711 goals in his career. He even held the record for the most goals in a calendar year before it was broken by Lionel Messi.
4. Romario (743 goals)
The second highest scoring player of all time, Brazil's Romário! He scored a staggering 743 goals in 956 appearances pic.twitter.com/cdQTrjZ7hT
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In his 24 years career, Romario ended as one of the greatest goal scorers to ever play the game. People remember him for his time at PSV Eindhoven and Barcelona. He scored 743 goals in his career, standing as the fourth greatest goal scorer of all time.
3. Josef Bican (805 goals)
Here comes the only person in the history of football to score 7 goals in a game on three different occasions. Josef Bican had the ability to play with both feet and pace of running 100 metres in 10.8 seconds. All those helped him score 805 career goals.