Five Players With The Most Goals In A Calendar Year
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Football has been the sporting activities that has really brought many individuals together in recent years and it has produced many great players Pele(Brazil), Ronaldo (Brazil), Diego Amando Maradona, Messi, Zico, Ronaldinho, Ronaldo(Portugal), Zidane to mention few.
In recent years, players especially the Strikers and wingers have scored many goals and many have even scored unimaginable goals that the football world will be remember for years.
The first player on the list is Pele of Brazil who won three World Cup with Brazil. In 1958, the Brazilian legend scored staggering 75 goals to become first player on Earth with such massive numbers.
In 1965, the same man Pele also stunned the world with another record of 73 goals just two short of his first record in 1958.
In 1972, the German international, Gerd Muller set a record that no one believes it will be met or broke again with a total goal of 85 in a year for Germany and his Club.
In year 2000, another Brazilian Romario who form part of Brazil team that won USA 1994 world Cup came to light the world with his 72 goals for club and country with just three short of his country man’s goal record of 1958.
In 2012, Argentina maestro and Barcelona talisman Lionel Messi stunned the world with a massive goals, a record that the football pundits, fans and journalists across the globe believe it will take century to break. He scored 91 goals for both Argentina and Barcelona.