Top 10 Players With Most Braces In 21st Century

By Shyam
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Top 10 Players With Most Braces In 21st Century

Here we show you some of the players with most braces in 21st century

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Can you guess who has scored most braces in 21st century? We gathered some information from Transfermarkt for some of the best players in the world, that is, their all-time performing stats.

This article will tell you about the top 10 players who have scored most braces (two goals in a match) in 21st century, that is, since 2000.

Players With Most Braces

  1. Lionel Messi – 205 braces
  2. Cristiano Ronaldo – 205 braces
  3. Robert Lewandowski – 135 braces
  4. Zlatan Ibrahimovic – 98 braces
  5. Karim Benzema – 87 braces
  6. Luis Suarez – 79 braces
  7. Edinson Cavani – 77 braces
  8. Sergio Aguero – 74 braces
  9. Edin Dzeko – 70 braces
  10. Wayne Rooney – 66 braces

Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo both have scored the same number of braces in 21st century. Messi has taken 976 games till now to achieve this record whereas his rival has played 1091 games for the same.

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Both the GOATs are the only two players to have scored more than 200 braces in 21st century. Robert Lewandowski has scored 135 braces in 694 career appearances. That said, he still has a far long way to cross the mark of 200 which looks quite a bit of an impossible task.

Rest of the players have not even crossed the mark of 100. But Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Karim Benzema can complete their century of braces by the end of their careers. Let us tell you that the French striker has played more games than the Swedish legend.

Luis Suarez and Edinson Cavani are the only two national teammates in this list and they have almost the same number of career braces. Surprisingly, Cavani has played more matches than the former Barca player and still has two less braces than him.

By Shyam
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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.