PART TWO

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ALL TIME TOP SCORERS 1930-2010

Player Nation Goals Breakdown by tournament
Ronaldo Brazil 15 1998 (4), 2002 (8), 2006 (3)
Miroslav Klose Germany 14 2002 (5), 2006 (5), 2010 (4)
Gerd Muller Germany = 1970 (10), 1974 (4)
Just Fontaine France 13 1958 (13)
Pele Brazil 12 1958 (6), 1962 (1), 1966 (1), 1970 (4)
Jurgen Klinsmann Germany 11 1990 (3), 1994 (5), 1998 (3)
Sandor Kocsis Hungary = 1954 (11)
Gabriel Batistuta Argentina 10 1994 (4), 1998 (5), 2002 (1)
Gary Lineker England = 1986 (6), 1990 (4)
Helmut Rahn Germany = 1954 (4), 1958 (6)
Teofilo Cubillas Peru = 1970 (5), 1978 (5)
Grzegorz Lato Poland = 1974 (7), 1978 (2), 1982 (1)
Ademir Brazil 9 1950 (9)
Jairzinho Brazil = 1970 (7), 1974 (2)
Vava Brazil = 1958 (5), 1962 (4)
Karl-H Rummenigge Germany = 1978 (3), 1982 (5), 1986 (1)
Uwe Seeler Germany = 1958 (2), 1962 (2), 1966 (2), 1970 (3)
Roberto Baggio Italy = 1990 (2), 1994 (5), 1998(2)
Paolo Rossi Italy = 1978 (3), 1982 (6)
Christian Vieri Italy = 1998 (5), 2002 (4)
Eusebio Portugal = 1966 (9)

TOURNAMENT TOP SCORERS

Year Player Nation Goals
1930 Guillermo Stabile Argentina 8
1934 Oldrich Nejedly Czechoslovakia 5
1938 Leonidas Brazil 7
1950 Ademir Brazil 9
1954 Sandor Kocsis Hungary 11
1958 Just Fontaine France 13
1962 Garrincha Brazil 4
  Valentin Ivanov Soviet Union =
  Leonel Sanchez Chile =
  Florian Albert Hungary =
  Vava Brazil =
  Drazan Jerkovic Yugoslavia =
1966 Eusebio Portugal 9
1970 Gerd Muller Germany 10
1974 Grzegorz Lato Poland 7
1978 Mario Kempes Argentina 6
1982 Paolo Rossi Italy 6
1986 Gary Lineker England 6
1990 Salvatore Schillaci Italy 6
1994 Hristo Stoichkov Bulgaria 6
  Oleg Salenko Russia =
1998 Davor Suker Croatia 6
2002 Ronaldo Brazil 8
2006 Miroslav Klose Germany 5
2010 Thomas Muller Germany 5
  Wesley Sneijder Netherlands =
  David Villa Spain =
  Diego Forlan Uruguay =

SCORED IN MOST TOURNAMENTS

No. Player Nation Tournaments
4 Pele Brazil 1958, 1962, 1966, 1970
4 Uwe Seeler Germany 1958, 1962, 1966, 1970

SCORED IN MOST MATCHES

No. Player Nation From - To
11 Ronaldo Brazil 1998-2006
10 Jurgen Klinsmann Germany 1990-1998
9 Gerd Muller Germany 1970-1974
= Miroslav Klose Germany 2002-2010
= Uwe Seeler Germany 1958-1970

SCORED IN EVERY MATCH OF TOURNAMENT

Player Nation Tournament Goals
Just Fontaine France 1958 13 in six ties
Jairzinho Brazil 1970 Seven in six ties
Alcides Ghigga Uruguay 1950 Four in four ties

MOST GOALS IN ONE MATCH

Goals Player Match Year
5 Oleg Salenko Russia vs. Cameroon 1994
4 Emilio Butragueno Spain vs. Denmark 1986
= Eusebio Portugal vs. North Korea 1966
= Just Fontaine France vs. West Germany 1958
= Sandor Kocsis Hungary vs. West Germany 1954
= Ademir Brazil vs. Sweden 1950
= Juan Schiaffino Uruguay vs. Bolivia 1950
= Ernst Willimowski Poland vs. Brazil 1938
= Gustav Wetterstrom Sweden vs. Cuba 1938

FASTEST GOALS

Speed Player Match Year
11 seconds Hakan Sukur Turkey vs. South Korea 2002
15 seconds Vaclav Masek Czechoslovakia vs. Mexico 1962
25 seconds Ernst Lehner Austria vs. Germany 1934
27 seconds Bryan Robson England vs. France 1982
31 seconds Bernard Lacombe France vs. Italy 1978

YOUNGEST GOALSCORER

Pele - 17 years & 239 days - Brazil vs. Wales 1958

OLDEST GOALSCORER

Roger Milla -            42 years & 39 days - Cameroon vs. Russia 1994

LANDMARK GOALS

1  - Lucien Laurent (FRA) vs. Mexico 1930

500  - Bobby Collins (SCO) vs. Paraguay 1958

1000  - Rob Rensenbrink (NED) vs. Scotland 1978

1500  - Claudio Caniggia (ARG) vs. Nigeria 1994

2000 - Marcus Allbäck (SWE) vs. England 2006

2208 - Andres Iniesta (SPA) vs., Netherlands 2010

MOST WORLD CUP APPEARANCES

Player Nation Games played
Lother Matthaus Germany 25
Paolo Maldini Italy 23
Diego Maradona Argentina 21
Uwe Seeler Germany =
Wladyslaw Zmuda Poland =
Cafu Brazil 20
Grzegorz Lato Poland =
Ronaldo Brazil 19
Miroslav Klose Germany =
Wolfgang Overath Germany =
Karl-H Rummenigge Germany =
Berti Vogts Germany =
Mario Kempes Argentina 18
Dunga Brazil =
Claudio Taffarel Brazil =
Franz Beckenbauer Germany =
Thomas Berthold Germany =
Pierre Littbarski Germany =
Sepp Maier Germany =
Antonio Cabrini Italy =
Fabio Cannavaro Italy =
Gaetano Sciera Italy =

MOST MINUTES PLAYED

Player Nation Minutes Matches
Paolo Maldini Italy 2220 23
Lothar Matthaus Germany 2052 25
Uwe Seeler Germany 1980 21
Diego Maradona Argentina 1938 =
Wladyslaw Zmuda Poland 1808 =

MOST TOURNAMENTS

No. Player Nation Tournaments
5 Lother Matthaus Germany 1982, 86, 90, 94, 98
= Antonio Carbajal Mexico 1950, 54, 58, 62, 66
4 Diego Maradona Argentina 1982, 86, 90. 94
= Enzo Scifo Belgium 1986, 90, 94, 98
= Frankie van der Elst Belgium 1986, 90, 94, 98
= Cafu Brazil 1994, 98, 02, 06
= Rigobert Song Cameroon 1994, 98, 02, 06
= Djalma Santos Brazil 1954, 58, 62, 66
= Pele Brazil 1958, 62, 66, 70
= Thierry Henry France 1998, 02, 06, 10
= Uwe Seeler Germany 1958, 62, 66, 70
= Karl-H Schnellinger Germany 1958, 62, 66, 70
= Giuseppe Bergomi Italy 1982, 86, 90, 98
= Fabio Cannavaro Italy 1998, 02, 06, 10
= Paolo Maldini Italy 1990, 94, 98, 02
= Gianni Rivera Italy 1962, 66, 70, 74
= Myung-Bo Hong South Korea 1990, 94, 98, 02
= Sami Al-Jaber Saudi Arabia 1994, 98, 02, 06
= Denis Caniza Paraguay 1998, 02, 06, 10
= Wladyslaw Zmuda Poland 1974, 78, 82, 86
= Andoni Zubizarreta Spain 1986, 90, 94, 98
= Pedro Rocha Uruguay 1962, 66, 70, 74

MOST MATCHES WON

16 - Cafu (Brazil), 1994-2006

MOST MATCHES AS CAPTAIN

16 - Diego Maradona (Argentina), 1986-1994

YOUNGEST PLAYER

Norman Whiteside - 17 years & 41 days - Northern Ireland v Yugoslavia 1982

YOUNGEST CAPTAIN

Tony Meola - 21 years & 109 days - United States vs. Czechoslovakia 1990

OLDEST PLAYER

Roger Milla - 42 years & 39 days - Cameroon vs. Russia 1994

OLDEST CAPTAIN

Peter Shilton - 40 years & 292 days - England vs. Italy 1990

MOST MATCHES WITHOUT CONCEDING A GOAL

10 - Peter Shilton (England), 1982-1990

10 - Fabien Barthez (France), 1998-2006

MOST SUCCESSIVE MINUTES WITHOUT CONCEDING A GOAL

517 – Walter Zenga for Italy in 1990

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