Most Goal Scorer in UEFA Euro Championship History

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015 | 0

UEFA Championship has been continued since 1960 as the first Euro were won by Soviet Union which host by France. This time France is also the host team of Euro 2016. This will be their 3rd time hosting of this tournament and become the first team to host 3 Euro tournament.

France Ledged Michel Platini has 9 goals where he has only one tournament appearances.  In 1984 Platini scored 9 goals with 1.80 goals per games. Including 2 hat-trick. Out of this 2, last one so fat the fastest hat-trick in Euro history. He is also the only person to scored 5 consecutive matches, where he played only 5 match in that tournament. Scored 2 goals in finals against Spain. That made him one of 3 only player to scored more than one goals in finals of Euro.

With 7 goals in 9 match, England Striker Alan Shearer in the 2nd place of the list. But Shearer played 3 tournament. On his first tournament Shearer did not scored none and on second tournament he had scored 5 goals and become the most goals scorer on the tournament. And at last tournament at 2000 scored 2 more goals, become the second most goals scorer in Euro History.

Six player in the 3rd place with 6 goals. In them Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Porugiuse Cristiano Ronaldo playing currently. But Ibrahimovic played only 10 games in 3 appearances where Ronaldo played 14 appearances. And in 4th place 7 players are placing with 5 goals. Wayne Rooney from England, Milan Baros and Fernando Torres also playing currently.

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