All-Time Leading Top Scorers Of The 6 Biggest Clubs In England
Are you a fan of a team in the exciting English Premier League? How well do you know the history of your club? Can you name your club’s most famous player ever? And more importantly the all-time leading top scorer?
Well, let’s take a look at the all-time leading top scorers of the 6 biggest clubs in England.
1. Manchester United – Wayne Rooney
The current D.C. United forward is the all-time top scorer of Manchester United with 253 goals from 559 appearances. Rooney played for Manchester United from 2004 to 2017. He is also the all-time leading scorer for the English national team.
2. Arsenal – Thierry Henry
The former Monaco manager scored his first Arsenal goal on September 18, 1999. He later went on to score 228 goals more for the Gunners. Henry played for Arsenal from 1999 to 2007.
3. Chelsea – Frank Lampard
Frank Lampard eclipsed Bobby Tambling to become Chelsea’s all-time leading goalscorer. Amazingly, Frank achieved this feat as an attacking midfielder as such laurels are usually reserved for strikers.Lampard scored 211 goals for Chelsea from 2001 to 2014.
4. Liverpool – Ian Rush
This Welsh goal-scoring juggernaut scored an incredible 346 goals for the Anfield club. He also scored a record number of 25 goals against city rivals Everton during his time at Liverpool.
5. Manchester City – Sergio Aguero
The Argentine has scored a whopping 222 goals for Manchester City since his big-money move from Atletico Madrid in 2011. Sergio Aguero has became the club’s all-time leading scorer after he scored his 178th City goal in the 4-2 win over Napoli in the Champions League.
6. Tottenham Hotspurs – Jimmy Greaves
This former England international scored 266 goals for Tottenham Hotspurs from 1961-1970. He made 379 appearances.