Top 10 highest goalscorers in Euro qualifying history

By Shyam
2 Min Read
Top 10 highest goalscorers in Euro qualifying history

In this article, we will learn about the players who have scored the most goals in the qualifying stage of the European championship.

- Advertisement -

Every season has international breaks, and nations are frequently competing in World Cup or European Championship qualifying, depending on which international competitions have just concluded.

Ronaldo heads a distinguished group of goal scorers that also includes Robbie Keane of Ireland, Robert Lewandowski of Poland, Zlatan Ibrahimovic of Sweden, and Harry Kane of England. Ronaldo has scored 41 goals in Euro qualifying.

While scoring goals at the European Championship is extremely unique, the FIFA World Cup remains the ultimate platform for international football and the one that all strikers aspire to impress on.

- Advertisement -

Here are the players who have scored the most goals overall in each of the tournament’s qualifying stage’s six editions since it started in 1960.

RankPlayerCountryGoals
1.Cristiano RonaldoPortugal41
2.Harry KaneEngland23
3.Robbie KeaneRepublic of Ireland23
4.Robert LewandowskiPoland22
5.Romelu LukakuBelgium21
6.Zlatan IbrahimovicSweden19
7.Hakan SukurTurkey19
8.Klaas-Jan HuntelaarNetherlands18
9.Jan KollerCzechia18
10.Jon Dahl TomassonDenmark18

By Shyam
Follow:
Shyam Sharma who joined SPORTS BIG NEWS in 2021. Focuses on soccer – chiefly the Premier League, LaLiga, UEFA Champions League, Liga MX and MLS. On occasion, also covers American sports, general news and entertainment. Fascinated by the language of sport – particularly the under-appreciated art of translating cliché-speak.