England, Argentina and Portugal are favourites to win the upcoming FIFA world cup. Wayne Rooney is currently the English player with the most goals in England’s national team. Harry Kane who is currently ranked second in the list, needs three goals to equal Rooney’s record.
other three players in the top five list has goals ranging from 44 to 49. These players includes Vivian Woodward, Gary Lineker and Sir Bobby Charlton.
Lionel Messi is currently the second player with the most international goals in football history and also the player with the most goals in Argentina national team. All the players in Argentina’s top five leading scorers have all retired, but they scored goals ranging from 31 to 55.
These players includes Sergio Aguero, Hernan Crespo, Gonzalo Higuain and Gabriel Batistuta. The Paris Saint Germain forward could be playing his last FIFA world cup for Argentina, but he still has the chance to reach 90-goal mark for Argentina.
However, Cristiano Ronaldo has the most international goals in football history, which means that no Portuguese player have scored more goals in the international competition than the Manchester united forward.
Asides Ronaldo, no other Portuguese player have been able to score fifty or more goals in the international competition. Other players in Portuguese’s top five list includes Nuno Gomes, Luis Figo, Eusebio and Pauleta.
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