Browsing top scorers

Euro 2016 – Day 1 Results & Table (France vs Romania)

Posted on 10 Jun, 2016, by in Soccer

The opening match of Euro 2016 between France and Romania ended with a wonderful goal by Dimitri Payet, giving the hosts the smooth start they were hoping for, establishing themselves on top of Group A. More

Copa America – Day 2 Results & Table

Posted on 5 Jun, 2016, by in Soccer

The second day of the Copa America Centenario gave us three matches and only one goal, a disappointing anticlimax to the terrific performance by Colombia against the hosts in the tournament opener. Brazil looked clueless in front of goal against Ecuador, Costa Rica and Paraguay mostly fouled each other and Peru provided the only goal of the day in their win against Haiti. More

Top 10 Scorers of the England national football team

Posted on 6 Sep, 2015, by in Soccer

Scoring against San Marino in a Euro 2016 spot clincher, Wayne Rooney finally tied Bobby Charlton on top of the England national football team’s scoring charts, making it 49 goals in 106 caps for the national team, and now surely on his way to becoming the record holder for the Three Lions, leaving the likes of Alan Shearer, Michael Owen and Frank Lampard behind. More

Copa America – Day 4 Results & Table (Brazil vs Peru, Colombia vs Venezuela)

Posted on 14 Jun, 2015, by in Soccer

The fourth day of the Copa America was filled with drama and surprise, as Venezuela stunned Colombia in a 1-0 win while Brazil needed a very late Douglas Costa goal to overcome Peru 2-1 and start their Group C campaign on the right foot. More

Greatest Scorers of All-Time in Europe’s Top Leagues

Posted on 25 Nov, 2014, by in Featured, Soccer

Lionel Messi breaking Telmo Zarra’s record for most goals in the history of Spanish football is an excellent opportunity to check out the greatest scorers of all-time in the rest of Europe’s top leagues: England, France, Germany and Italy. More

Champions League – All 16 Teams in the Knockout Stage

Posted on 12 Dec, 2013, by in Featured

Of the final 16 teams that made it out of the group stage in the 2013-2014 Champions League and into the knockout round, we have 4 teams from England (Arsenal, Manchester United, Chelsea, Manchester City), 4 from Germany (Bayern Munich, Dortmund, Schalke, Leverkusen), 3 teams from Spain (Real Madrid, Barcelona, Atletico Madrid), and 1 from France (PSG), 1 from Turkey (Galatasaray), 1 from Greece (Olympiacos), 1 from Russia (Zenit) and 1 from Italy (AC Milan). More

Cristiano Ronaldo Scoring More Goals Than Anyone in Europe

Posted on 7 Oct, 2013, by in Soccer

Even though Lionel Messi owns the books on goal scoring records, things are a bit different in 2013, with Cristiano Ronaldo so far leading all players from the top five leagues in Europe with 50 goals this season – 44 of them coming for Real Madrid and six more while playing for the national team. More

Top Scorers in Europe – October Edition

Posted on 7 Oct, 2013, by in Featured

The international break is a good opportunity to examine the scoring charts around the top leagues in Europe, which includes Daniel Sturridge of Liverpool off to an impressive season, Lionel Messi getting some competition from an unexpected direction, a very close race in the Bundesliga, Giuseppe Rossi enjoying his Fiorentina comeback while Falcao is having a wonderful debut season in Moncao. More

2012-2013 Top Scorers in Europe’s Top Leagues

Posted on 6 Jun, 2013, by in Soccer

Like in every season, the tracking of top scorers around Europe’s best football leagues is all about seeing if anyone can get close to the incredible scoring numbers Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo produce year after year. Alas, no one was good enough to top the usual top two. More

All the Champions of the Top 40 Soccer Leagues in Europe for 2012-2013

Posted on 4 Jun, 2013, by in Featured

The 2012-2013 season is over, with Barcelona, Manchester United, Bayern Munich, Juventus and PSG being crowned as champions of the top leagues in Europe, without any actual surprises when it comes to title winners across most of the football leagues in the continent. More