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# Player Team(s) M. goals Penalty Ø
1 Alan Shearer Southampton FC
Newcastle United
Blackburn Rovers
559 283 56 0.51
2 Ian Rush Leeds United
Liverpool FC
514 232 2 0.45
3 Tony Cottee Leicester City
West Ham United
Everton FC
548 215 9 0.39
4 Geoff Hurst West Ham United
Stoke City
475 206 16 0.43
5 Wayne Rooney * Manchester United
Everton FC
468 201 21 0.43
6 Jimmy Greaves Tottenham Hotspur
West Ham United
321 194 27 0.60
7 Andy Cole Manchester United
Newcastle United
Blackburn Rovers
Fulham FC
Manchester City
Portsmouth FC
415 189 1 0.46
8 Teddy Sheringham Manchester United
Tottenham Hotspur
West Ham United
Nottingham Forest
Portsmouth FC
Millwall FC
521 179 21 0.34
9 Lee Chapman Leeds United
Sunderland AFC
West Ham United
Arsenal FC
Ipswich Town
Nottingham Forest
Sheffield Wednesday
Stoke City
508 177 0 0.35
10 Tony Brown West Bromwich Albion
460 176 26 0.38
Thierry Henry Arsenal FC
258 176 22 0.68
Frank Lampard Chelsea FC
West Ham United
Manchester City
609 176 43 0.29
13 Denis Law Manchester United
Manchester City
315 171 8 0.54
14 Les Ferdinand Newcastle United
Leicester City
Tottenham Hotspur
West Ham United
Bolton Wanderers
Queens Park Rangers
403 170 0 0.42
15 Bob Latchford Everton FC
Coventry City
Birmingham City
Swansea City
384 169 2 0.44
16 John Ritchie Sheffield Wednesday
Stoke City
356 168 8 0.47
17 Allan Clarke Leeds United
Leicester City
Fulham FC
395 167 1 0.42
Martin Peters Tottenham Hotspur
West Ham United
Norwich City
666 167 10 0.25
19 Mick Channon Southampton FC
Norwich City
Manchester City
545 166 13 0.30
20 Ian Wright West Ham United
Arsenal FC
Crystal Palace
315 165 18 0.52
21 Robbie Fowler Leeds United
Liverpool FC
Manchester City
379 162 17 0.43
22 Peter Beardsley Newcastle United
Liverpool FC
Bolton Wanderers
Everton FC
470 161 30 0.34
Roger Hunt Liverpool FC
278 161 1 0.58
Matt Le Tissier Southampton FC
443 161 38 0.36
25 Jermain Defoe * Sunderland AFC
Tottenham Hotspur
West Ham United
Portsmouth FC
AFC Bournemouth
476 160 14 0.34
26 Alan Ball Southampton FC
Arsenal FC
Everton FC
Blackpool FC
626 157 36 0.25
27 Bryan Robson Newcastle United
Sunderland AFC
West Ham United
406 153 20 0.38
28 Joe Royle Everton FC
Norwich City
Manchester City
Bristol City
474 152 14 0.32
29 Francis Lee Derby County
Bolton Wanderers
Manchester City
361 151 34 0.42
Peter Lorimer Leeds United
449 151 19 0.34
31 Martin Chivers Southampton FC
Tottenham Hotspur
Norwich City
357 150 5 0.42
Michael Owen Manchester United
Newcastle United
Liverpool FC
Stoke City
326 150 14 0.46
Alan Smith Leicester City
Arsenal FC
425 150 1 0.35
Frank Worthington Leeds United
Southampton FC
Sunderland AFC
Leicester City
Bolton Wanderers
Birmingham City
Huddersfield Town
465 150 23 0.32
35 Mark Hughes Manchester United
Chelsea FC
Southampton FC
Blackburn Rovers
Everton FC
531 149 1 0.28
36 Gary Lineker Leicester City
Tottenham Hotspur
Everton FC
235 145 7 0.62
Robin van Persie * Manchester United
Arsenal FC
280 145 15 0.52
38 Trevor Francis Nottingham Forest
Sheffield Wednesday
Queens Park Rangers
Manchester City
Birmingham City
385 144 21 0.37
39 Cyrille Regis Aston Villa
West Bromwich Albion
Coventry City
527 143 0 0.27
40 John Barnes Newcastle United
Liverpool FC
Watford FC
549 142 8 0.26
41 Mick Jones Leeds United
Sheffield United
368 140 0 0.38
42 Graeme Sharp Everton FC
Oldham Athletic
419 139 13 0.33
43 George Best Manchester United
361 137 9 0.38
Brian Kidd Manchester United
Arsenal FC
Everton FC
Manchester City
418 137 1 0.33
Malcolm MacDonald Newcastle United
Arsenal FC
271 137 9 0.51
46 Jeff Astle West Bromwich Albion
286 136 1 0.48
Frank Stapleton Derby County
Manchester United
Arsenal FC
459 136 1 0.30
48 John Wark Liverpool FC
Ipswich Town
467 135 32 0.29
Dwight Yorke Manchester United
Sunderland AFC
Blackburn Rovers
Aston Villa
Birmingham City
427 135 6 0.32
50 Ron Davies Southampton FC
240 134 8 0.56
* Active player