Football

Premier League: Top Goalscorers of all Time

Founded in 1992 following the emergence of lucrative television rights, the Premier League is currently the first ranked league in the UEFA coefficients. The prestige of the Premier League is well stated by the fact as to how many famous players and coaches have expressed the desire to showcase their talents in the English top-flight.

Data Last Updated: July 26, 2022
S. NoPlayerClubsPositionYears ActiveGoals Scored
1Alan ShearerSouthampton, Blackburn Rovers, Newcastle UnitedCentre Forward1988-2006260
2Wayne RooneyEverton, Manchester UnitedSecond Striker2002-2021208
3Andrew ColeArsenal, Fulham, Bristol City, Newcastle United, Manchester United, Blackburn Rovers, Manchseter City, Portsmouth, Birmingham City, Sunderland, Burnley, Nottingham ForestCentre Forward1989-2008187
4Sergio AgueroManchester CityCentre Forward2003-2021184
5Harry KaneTottenham Hostpur, Norwich City, Leicester CityCentre Forward2009-2022183
6Frank LampardWest Ham, Chelsea, Manchester CityCentre Midfielder1995-2016177
7Thierry HenryArsenalCentre Forward1994-2012175
8Robbie FowlerLiverpool, Leeds United, Manchester City, Cardiff City, Blackburn Rovers,Centre Forward1993-2012163
9Jermain DefoeWest Ham, Bournemouth, Tottenham Hotspur, Portsmouth, Sunderland,Centre Forward1999-2022162
10Michael OwenLiverpool, Newcastle United, Manchester United, Stoke CityCentre Forward1996-2013150
11Les FerdinandQPR, Newcastle United, Tottenham Hotspur, Wesr Ham, Leicester City, Bolton Wanderers, ReadingCentre Forward1984-2006149
12Teddy SheringhamNottingham Forest, Tottenham Hotspur, Manchester United, Portsmouth, West HamCentre Forward1983-2008146
13Robin van PersieArsenal, Manchester UnitedCentre Forward2001-2019144
14Jamie VardyLeicester CityCentre Forward2007-2022133
15Jimmy Floyd HasselbainkLeeds United, Chelsea, MiddlesbroughCentre Forward1990-2008127

Players like Cristiano Ronaldo, Thierry Henry, Frank Lampard, Steven Gerrard, Kevin De Bruyne have ensured with their splendid performances that the quality of the league has never been compromised. The league has never failed to attract famous personalities. Here are the players with the most goals in Premier League history.