Premier League all-time top goalscorers

Who owns the Premier League goal record? The list of the 100 best scorers in the history of the English top-flight

Alan Shearer, Premier League's record goalscorer.

English Premier League has always welcomed great players. It’s considered like the NBA of football, the most important global stage. Alan Shearer is the player who has scored the most goals in the English top-flight: the Newcastle and Blackburn striker has scored 260 goals in 441 games. Rounding out the podium, Wayne Rooney, who scored 208 goals between Manchester United and Everton, and Andy Cole, who ended his career at 187, scored with 7 different clubs. The foreign player who scored the most in the Premier League is Sergio Aguero: 184 goals signed by the “Kun” with the Manchester City shirt.

The first ranked among the players who are still active is Harry Kane from Tottenham: the English international striker has scored 178 times with the Spurs. The second in this special table is Jamie Vardy (fourteenth in the all-time ranking) who scored 128 goals with Leicester. Then Lukaku (twentieth) and Salah (twenty-first) with 118 and 117 goals.

Below is the updated list of the Premier League’s all-time top scorers.

The ranking of the best scorers ever in Premier League

* Updated on 22/03/2022

1Alan Shearer260
2Wayne Rooney Punta centrale208
3Andy Cole187
4Sergio Agüero184
5Harry Kane178
6Frank Lampard177
7Thierry Henry175
8Jermain Defoe163
9Robbie Fowler162
10Michael Owen150
11Les Ferdinand149
12Teddy Sheringham146
13Robin van Persie144
14Jamie Vardy128
15Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink127
16Nicolas Anelka126
17Robbie Keane125
18Dwight Yorke123
19Steven Gerrard121
20Romelu Lukaku118
21Mohamed Salah117
22Ian Wright113
23Dion Dublin111
24Emile Heskey111
25Ryan Giggs109
26Sadio Mané107
27Paul Scholes107
28Darren Bent106
29Raheem Sterling106
30Peter Crouch106
31Didier Drogba104
32Matt Le Tissier101
33Emmanuel Adebayor97
34Cristiano Ronaldo96
35Yakubu Aiyegbeni96
36Ruud van Nistelrooy95
37Dimitar Berbatov94
38Kevin Phillips93
39Mark Viduka92
40Ole Gunnar Solskjaer91
41Olivier Giroud90
42James Beattie90
43Dennis Bergkamp87
44Kevin Davies87
45Christian Benteke86
46Fernando Torres85
47Eden Hazard85
48Carlos Tévez84
49Louis Saha84
50Heung-min Son83
51Chris Sutton83
52Kevin Campbell83
53Craig Bellamy81
54Gary Speed80
55Tony Cottee78
56Theo Walcott78
57Daniel Sturridge77
58Riyad Mahrez76
59Gabriel Agbonlahor73
60Roberto Firmino71
61Chris Armstrong71
62Brian Deane71
63Eric Cantona70
64Luis Suárez69
65Duncan Ferguson69
66Kevin Nolan69
67Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang68
68Gylfi Sigurdsson67
69Paolo Di Canio66
70Mark Hughes64
71Alexis Sánchez63
72Robert Pirès63
73Dean Holdsworth63
74Stan Collymore62
75David Beckham62
76Danny Ings60
77David Silva60
78Callum Wilson59
79Marcus Rashford59
80Peter Beardsley59
81Niall Quinn59
82Yaya Touré59
83Gianfranco Zola58
84Clint Dempsey57
85Harry Kewell57
86Lee Bowyer57
87Anthony Martial56
88Kevin Gallacher56
89Shane Long56
90Tim Cahill56
91Wilfried Zaha56
92Eidur Gudjohnsen55
93John Hartson55
94Jason Euell55
95James Milner55
96Alexandre Lacazette54
97Gareth Bale54
98Gustavo Poyet54
99Andy Carroll54
100Michail Antonio54
101Nwankwo Kanu54
102Nick Barmby54
103Damien Duff54

By Federico Poeta,

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