International Goals - Trivia


Biographical Data of Players

Bashar ABDULLAH Salem Abdulaziz
Born:   12-10-1977
Country: Kuwait  
Caps:   133     (W60-D32-L41-GF244-GA154 - %57.14)       
Goals:   75     (0.56 per match)
Age First Cap:	18 yr 155 d	16- 3-1996 vs. Finland 0-1
Age Last Cap:	29 yr 243 d	12- 6-2007 vs. Egypt 1-1
National Team Career: 11 yr  88 d

Majed ABDULLAH
Born:	11- 1-1959
Country: Saudi Arabia
Caps:	116	(W54-D30-L32 - GF180-GA117 - %59.48)
Goals:	 71 	(% 0.61 per match)
Age First Cap:   19 yr 333 d	10-12-1978 vs. China 0-1
Age Last Cap:    35 yr 169 d   	29- 6-1994 vs. Belgium 1-0
National Team Career: 15 yr 201 d

Ali ASHFAQ
Born:    6- 9-1985
Country: Maldives
Caps:	 61	(W27-D12-L22 – GF123-GA80 – %54.10)
Goals:	 41	(% 0.67 per match)
Age First Cap:	 18 yr 200 d    25- 3-2003 vs. Myanmar 0-2
Age Last Cap:    28 yr 265 d    29- 5-2014 vs. Afghanistan 1-1
National Team Career: 11 yr  65 d

Karim BAGHERI
Born:   20- 2-1974 
Country: Iran
Caps:    87     (W52-D19-L16-GF222-GA64 - %70.69)
Goals:   50     (0.57 per match)
Age First Cap:  19 yr 106 d      6- 6-1993 vs. Pakistan 5-0
Age Last Cap:   36 yr 232 d     10-10-2010 vs. Brazil 0-3
National Team Career: 17 yr 126 d 

Michael BALLACK
Born:	26- 9-1976
Country: Germany
Caps:	 98     (W58-D20-L20 - GF201-GA97 - %69.38)
Goals:   42	(% 0.43 per match)
Age First Cap:	22 yr 214 d	28- 4-1999 vs. Scotland 0-1
Age Last Cap:	33 yr 158 d	 3- 3-2010 vs. Argentina 0-1
National Team Career: 10 yr 309 d

Milan BAROS
Born:    28-10-1981
Country:  Czech Republic
Caps:	  93	(W52-D18-L23 - GF184-GA88- %65.59)
Goals:	  41	(% 0.44 per match)
Age First Cap:	19 yr 179 d     25- 4-2001 vs. Belgium 1-1
Age Last Cap:	30 yr 237 d     21- 6-2012 vs. Portugal 0-1
National Team Career: 11 yr  57 d

Gabriel Omar BATISTUTA
Born:    1- 2-1969
Country: Argentina
Caps:    78     (W42-D23-L13 - GF132-GA68 - %68.59)
Goals:   56     (% 0.72 per match)
Age First Cap:  22 yr 146 d     27- 6-1991 vs. Brazil 1-1
Age Last Cap:   33 yr 131 d     12- 6-2002 vs. Sweden 1-1
National Team Career: 10 yr 351 d

Dimitar BERBATOV
Born:   30- 1-1981
Country: Bulgaria
Caps:    79	(W33-D25-L21 - GF118-GA100 - %57.59)
Goals:   48	(% 0.61 per match)
Age First Cap:	 18 yr 291 d   17-11-1999 vs. Greece 0-1
Age Last Cap:	 29 yr  32 d    3- 3-2010 vs. Poland 0-2
National Team Career: 10 yr 106 d

Baichung BHUTIA
Born:	15-12-1976
Country: India
Caps:   104	(W42-D23-L34 - GF153-GA157 - %54.32)
Goals:	 40	(% 0.38 per match)
Age First Cap:	 18 yr  85 d	10- 3-1995 vs. Thailand 0-5
Age Last Cap:	 34 yr  34 d	18- 1-2011 vs. South Korea 1-4
National Team Career: 15 yr 314 d

Oleg BLOKHIN
Born:    5-11-1952
Country: Soviet Union
Caps:   112     (W61-D25-L26 - GF186-GA84 - %65.63)
Goals:   42     (% 0.38 per match)
Age First Cap:   19 yr 253 d    16- 7-1972 vs. Finland 1-1
Age Last Cap:    35 yr 320 d    21- 9-1988 vs. West Germany 0-1
National Team Career: 16 yr  67 d

Hristo BONEV
Born:	 3- 2-1947
Country: Bulgaria
Caps:	 96	(W39-D28-L29 - GF129-GA106 - %55.21)
Goals:	 48	(% 0.50 per match)
Age First Cap:	 20 yr  47 d	22- 3-1967 vs. West Germany 0-1
Age Last Cap:	 32 yr  81 d	25- 4-1979 vs. Argentina 1-2
National Team Career: 12 yr  34 d

Jared BORGETTI
Born:   14- 8-1973
Country: Mexico
Caps:    89     (W52-D12-L25 - GF162-GA82 - %65.17)
Goals:   46     (% 0.52 per match)
Age First Cap:   23 yr 175 d     5- 2-1997 vs. Ecuador 3-1
Age Last Cap:    34 yr 313 d    22- 6-2008 vs. Belize 7-0
National Team Career: 11 yr 138 d

Bum-Kun CHA
Born:   22- 5-1953               
Country: South Korea
Caps:   121     (W76-D28-L17 - GF261-GA88 - %74.38) 
Goals:   55     (% 0.45 per match)   
Age First Cap:   18 yr 350 d     7- 5-72 vs. Iraq 0-0
Age Last Cap:    33 yr  19 d	10- 6-86 vs. Italy 2-3
National Team Career: 14 yr  34 d

Robert "Bobby" CHARLTON
Born:   11-10-1937
Country: England
Caps:   106     (W61-D23-L22 - GF250-GA129 - %68.40)
Goals:   49     (% 0.46 per match)
Age First Cap:   20 yr 190 d    19- 4-1958 vs. Scotland 4-0
Age Last Cap:    32 yr 246 d    14- 6-1970 vs. West Germany 2-3
National Team Career: 12 yr  56 d

Sunil CHHETRI
Born:    3- 8-1984
Country: India
Caps:    75     (W731-D15-L29 - GF118-GA105 - %51.33)
Goals:   44     (% 0.59 per match)
Age First Cap:	 20 yr 313 d    12- 6-2005 vs. Pakistan 1-1
Age Last Cap:    30 yr  64 d     6-10-2014 vs. Palestine 2-3
National Team Career:  9 yr 116 d

Godfrey CHITALU
Born:   22-10-1947
Died:   28- 4-1993
Country: Zambia  
Caps:	101	(W45-D18-L38 – GF213-GA137 – %53.46)
Goals:	 72	(% 0.71 per match)
Age First Cap:	 20 yr 250 d    29- 6-1968 vs. Uganda 2-2
Age Last Cap:	 33 yr  39 d    30-11-1980 vs. Morocco 2-0
National Team Career: 12 yr 154 d

Alex CHOLA
Born:    6- 6-1956
Country: Zambia  
Caps:	 90	(W46-D17-L27 – GF185-GA94 – %60.55)
Goals:	 40	(% 0.44 per match)
Age First Cap:	 18 yr 297 d    30- 3-1975 vs. Malawi 6-1
Age Last Cap:    29 yr 124 d     8-10-1985 vs. Uganda 0-3
National Team Career: 10 yr 192 d

Ali DAEI
Born:   21- 3-1969
Country: Iran
Caps:   149     (W89-D32-L28 - GF363-GA138 - %70.74)
Goals:  109     (% 0.73 per match)
Age First Cap:   24 yr  77 d     6- 6-1993 vs. Pakistan 5-0
Age Last Cap:    37 yr  92 d    21- 6-2006 vs. Angola 1-1
National Team Career: 13 yr  15 d

Kazimierz DEYNA
Born:   23-10-1947
Died:    1- 9-1989
Country: Poland
Caps:    97     (W56-D18-L23 - GF212-GA100 - %67.01)
Goals:   41     (% 0.43 per match)
Age First Cap:   20 yr 184 d    24- 4-1968 vs. Turkey 8-0
Age Last Cap:    30 yr 241 d    21- 6-1978 vs. Brazil 1-3
National Team Career: 10 yr  58 d

Hani AL-DHABIT Faraj Bait Al-Noobi
Born:   15-10-1979
Country: Oman    
Caps:	 99	(W42-D24-L33 - GF174-GA134 - %54.55)
Goals:	 42	(% 0.42 per match)
Age First Cap:	 17 yr 161 d	25- 3-1997 vs. Nepal 1-0
Age Last Cap:    28 yr 208 d	10- 5-2008 vs. Syria 1-2
National Team Career: 11 yr  46 d

Landon DONOVAN
Born:	 4- 3-1982
Country: United States 
Caps:   157	(W90-D30-L37 - GF282-GA137 - %66.88)
Goals:	 57	(% 0.36 per match)
Age First Cap:	 18 yr 235 d	25-10-2000 vs. Mexico 2-0
Age Last Cap:	 32 yr 220 d	10-10-2014 vs. Ecuador 1-1
National Team Career: 13 yr 350 d

Obeid AL-DOSARI
Born:    2-10-1975
Country: Saudi Arabia
Caps:    94     (W50-D24-L20 - GF166-GA73 - %65.96)
Goals:   41     (% 0.44 per match)
Age First Cap:   19 yr   5 d     7-10-1994 vs. Malaysia 2-1
Age Last Cap:    26 yr 247 d     6- 6-2002 vs. Cameroon 0-1
National Team Career:  7 yr 242 d

Didier DROGBA
Born:   11- 3-1978
Country: Ivory Coast
Caps:   104     (W61-D21-L22 - GF203-GA105 - %68.75)
Goals:   65     (% 0.63 per match)
Age First Cap:   24 yr 181 d     8- 9-2002 vs. South Africa 0-0
Age Last Cap:    36 yr 105 d    24- 6-2014 vs. Greece 1-2
National Team Career: 11 yr 289 d

Samuel ETO'O Fils
Born:    10- 3-1981
Country:  Cameroon
Caps:	118	(W61-D31-L26 - GF180-GA111 - %64.83)
Goals:	 56	(% 0.47 per match)
Age First Cap:	 15 yr 364 d    9- 3-1997 vs. Costa Rica 0-5
Age Last Cap:	 33 yr  95 d   13- 6-2014 vs. Mexico 0-1
National Team Career: 17 yr  96 d

EUSÉBIO Ferreira da Silva
Born:   25- 1-1942
Died:    5- 1-2014
Country: Portugal
Caps:    64     (W33-D12-L19 - GF110-GA73 - %60.94)
Goals:   41     (% 0.64 per match)
Age First Cap:   19 yr 256 d     8-10-1961 vs. Luxembourg 2-4
Age Last Cap:    31 yr 261 d    13-10-1973 vs. Bulgaria 2-2
National Team Career: 12 yr   5 d

Rolando FONSECA Jiménez
Born:     6- 6-1974 
Country:  Costa Rica 
Caps :  113     (W50-D27-L36 - GA187-GF117 - % 56.19) 
Goals:   47     (0.42 per match)     
Age First Cap:   17 yr 355 d    27- 5-1992 vs. Ecuador 3-1 
Age Last Cap:    36 yr 293 d    26- 3-2011 vs. China 2-2
National Team Career: 18 yr 303 d 

Alexander FREI
Born:	 15- 7-1979
Country:  Switzerland
Caps:	 84	(W35-D27-L22 - GF114-GA81 - %57.74)
Goals:	 42	(% 0.50 per match)
Age First Cap:	 21 yr 252 d	24- 3-2001 vs. Yugoslavia 1-1
Age Last Cap:	 32 yr 254 d	26- 3-2011 vs. Bulgaria 0-0
National Team Career:  10 yr   2 d

James Peter "Jimmy" GREAVES
Born:    20- 2-1940
Country:  England
Caps:    57     (W31-D12-L14 - GF147-GA84 - %64.91)
Goals:   44     (% 0.77 per match)
Age First Cap:   19 yr  86 d    17- 5-1959 vs Peru 1-4
Age Last Cap:    27 yr  96 d    27- 5-1967 vs. Austria 1-0
National Team Career:  8 yr  10 d

Asamoah GYAN
Born:	 22-11-1985
Country:  Ghana
Caps:	 86	(W46-D21-L19 - GF142-GA79 - %65.70)
Goals:	 45	(% 0.52 per match)
Age First Cap:	 17 yr 359 d	16-11-2003 vs. Somalia 5-0
Age Last Cap:    28 yr 327 d	15-10-2014 vs. Guinea 3-1
National Team Career: 10 yr 333 d

HAO Haidong
Born:	25- 8-1970
Country: China
Caps:	107	(W55-D22-L30 - GF206-GA101 - %61.68)
Goals:	 41	(% 0.38 per match)
Age First Cap:	 21 yr 362 d	22- 8-1992 vs. North Korea 2-2
Age Last Cap:	 34 yr  84 d	17-11-2004 vs. Hong Kong 7-0
National Team Career: 12 yr  87 d

Hossam HASSAN
Born:  10- 8-1966
Country: Egypt
Caps:   176     (W84-D53-L39 - GF261-GA130 - %62.78)
Goals:   68     (% 0.39 per match)
Age First Cap:   19 yr  31 d    10- 9-1985 vs. Norway 0-3
Age Last Cap:    39 yr 181 d     7- 2-2006 vs. Senegal 2-1
National Team Career: 20 yr 150 d

Thierry HENRY
Born:   17- 8-1977
Country: France
Caps:   123     (W73-D33-L17 - GF227-GA88 - %72.76)
Goals:   51     (%0.41 per match)
Age First Cap:   20 yr  55 d   11-10-1997 vs. South Africa 2-1
Age Last Cap:    32 yr 309 d   22- 6-2010 vs. South Africa 1-2
National Team Career: 12 yr 254 d

HWANG Seon-Hong
Born:   14- 7-1968
Country: South Korea
Caps:   103     (W44-D35-L24 - GF154-GA107 - %59.71)
Goals:   50     (% 0.49 per match)
Age First Cap:   20 yr 145 d     6-12-1988 vs. Japan 2-0
Age Last Cap:    34 yr 129 d    20-11-2002 vs. Brazil 2-3
National Team Career: 13 yr 349 d

Zlatan IBRAHIMOVIC
Born:	 3-10-1981
Country: Sweden
Caps:	100	(W48-D25-L27 - GF173-GA96 - %60.50)
Goals:	 50	(% 0.50 per match)
Age First Cap:	 19 yr 120 d	31- 1-2001 vs. Faroe Islands 0-0
Age Last Cap:	 32 yr 340 d	 8- 9-2014 vs. Austria 1-1
National Team Career: 13 yr 220 d

Sami AL-JABER
Born:	11-12-1972
Country: Saudi Arabia
Caps:	156	(W71-D42-L43 - GF255-GA179 - %58.97)
Goals:	 46	(% 0.29 per match)
Age First Cap:	 19 yr 274 d	11- 9-1992 vs. Syria 1-1
Age Last Cap:	 33 yr 194 d	23- 6-2006 vs. Spain 0-1
National Team Career: 13 yr 285 d

Stern JOHN
Born:   30-10-1976
Country: Trinidad and Tobago
Caps:   115     (W55-D16-L44 - GF193-GA148 - %54.78)
Goals:   50     (% 0.61 per match)
Age First Cap:   18 yr 108 d    15- 2-1995 vs. Finland 2-1
Age Last Cap:    35 yr  12 d    11-11-2011 vs. Guyana 1-2
National Team Career: 16 yr 269 d

Pauli JØRGENSEN
Born:    4-12-1905
Died:   20-10-1993
Country: Denmark
Caps:    47     (W24-D4-L19 - GF113-GA94 - %55.32)
Goals:   44     (% 0.94 per match)
Age First Cap:   19 yr 297 d    27- 9-1925 vs. Finland 3-3
Age Last Cap:    33 yr 322 d    22-10-1939 vs. Norway 4-1
National Team Career: 14 yr  25 d

Kunishige KAMAMOTO
Born:   15- 4-1944
Country:  Japan
Caps:    61     (W27-D11-L23 - GF111-GA81 - %53.28)
Goals:   55     (% 0.90 per match)
Age First Cap:   19 yr 322 d     3- 3-1964 vs. Singapore 2-1
Age Last Cap:    33 yr  61 d    15- 6-1977 vs. South Korea 1-2
National Team Career: 13 yr 104 d

Robbie KEANE
Born:	 8- 7-1980
Country: Ireland 
Caps:   137	(W64-D43-L30 - GF203-GA120 - %62.41)
Goals:	 65	(% 0.47 per match)
Age First Cap:	 17 yr 260 d	25- 3-1998 vs. Czech Republic 1-2
Age Last Cap:	 34 yr  98 d	14-10-2014 vs. Germany 1-1
National Team Career: 16 yr 203 d

Jürgen KLINSMANN
Born:   30- 7-1964
Country: (West) Germany
Caps:   108     (W65-D28-L15 - GF208-GA94 - %73.14)
Goals:   47     (% 0.44 per match)
Age First Cap:   23 yr 135 d    12-12-1987 vs. Brazil 1-1
Age Last Cap:    33 yr 339 d     4- 7-1998 vs. Croatia 0-3
National Team Career: 10 yr 204 d

Miroslav KLOSE
Born:	 9- 6-1978
Country: Germany
Caps:   137     (W86-D24-L27 - GF324-GA133 - %71.53)
Goals:	 71     (% 0.52 per match)
Age First Cap:   22 yr 288 d	24- 3-2001 vs. Albania 2-1
Age Last Cap:    36 yr  34 d	13- 7-2014 vs. Argentina 1-0
National Team Career: 13 yr 111 d

Patrick KLUIVERT 
Born:    1- 7-1976
Country: Netherlands
Caps:	 79     (W39-D27-L13 - GF152-GA67 - %66.46)
Goals:   40     (% 0.51 per match)
Age First Cap:   18 yr 138 d	16-11-1994 vs. Czech Republic 0-0
Age Last Cap:    27 yr 340 d	 5- 6-2004 vs. Ireland 0-1
National Team Career:  9 yr 202 d

Sándor KOCSIS
Born:   23- 9-1929
Died:   21- 7-1978
Country: Hungary
Caps:    68     (W52-D11-L5 - GF275-GA85 - %84.56)
Goals:   75     (% 1.10 per match)
Age First Cap:   18 yr 256 d     6- 6-1948 vs. Romania 9-0
Age Last Cap:    27 yr  21 d    14-10-1956 vs. Austria 2-0
National Team Career:  8 yr 130 d

Jan KOLLER
Born:   30- 3-1973
Country: Czech Republic
Caps:    91     (W57-D15-L19 - GF196-GA76 - %70.88)
Goals:   55     (% 0.60 per match)
Age First Cap:   25 yr 316 d     9- 2-1999 vs. Belgium 1-0
Age Last Cap:    36 yr 159 d     5- 9-2009 vs. Slovakia 2-2
National Team Career: 10 yr 208 d

Grzegorz LATO
Born:    8- 4-1950
Country: Poland
Caps:   100     (W51-D21-L28 - GF177-GA102 - %61.50)
Goals:   45     (% 0.45 per match)
Age First Cap:   21 yr 223 d    17-11-1971 vs. West Germany 0-0
Age Last Cap:    34 yr   9 d    17- 4-1984 vs. Belgium 0-1
National Team Career: 12 yr 152 d

Gary Winston LINEKER
Born:   30-11-1960
Country: England
Caps:    80     (W39-D29-L12 - GF124-GA57 - %66.88)
Goals:   48     (% 0.60 per match)
Age First Cap:   23 yr 177 d    26- 5-1984 vs. Scotland 1-1
Age Last Cap:    31 yr 199 d    17- 6-1992 vs. Sweden 1-2
National Team Career:  8 yr  22 d

Wlodzmierz Leonard LUBANSKI
Born:   28- 2-1947
Country: Poland
Caps:    75     (W40-D17-L18 - GF172-GA90 - %64.67)
Goals:   48     (% 0.64 per match)
Age First Cap:   16 yr 188 d     4- 9-1963 vs. Norway 9-0
Age Last Cap:    33 yr 208 d    24- 9-1980 vs. Czechoslovakia 1-1
National Team Career: 17 yr  20 d

Ole MADSEN
Born:   21-12-1934
Country: Denmark
Caps:    51     (W25-D7-L19 - GF121-GA98 - %55.88)
Goals:   42     (% 0.82 per match)
Age First Cap:   23 yr 298 d    15-10-1958 vs. Netherlands 1-5
Age Last Cap:    34 yr 274 d    21- 9-1969 vs Norway 0-2
National Team Career: 10 yr 341 d

Younis MAHMOUD Khalaf
Born:	 2- 3-1983
Country: Iraq
Caps:  125	(W56-D28-L41 - GF163-GA127 - %56.00)
Goals:	49	(% 0.39 per match)
Age First Cap:	 19 yr 139 d	19- 7-2002 vs. Syria 2-0
Age Last Cap:	 31 yr 186 d	 4- 9-2014 vs. Peru 0-2
National Team Career: 12 yr  47 d

Lionel Andrés MESSI
Born:   24- 6-1987
Country: Argentina
Caps:	95	(W57-D19-L19 - GF173-GA84 - %70.00)
Goals:	44      (% 0.46 per match)
Age First Cap:	 18 yr  54 d    17- 8-2005 vs. Hungary 2-1
Age Last Cap:	 27 yr 112 d    14-10-2014 vs. Hongkong 7-0
National Team Career:  9 yr  58 d

Kazuyoshi "Kazu" MIURA
Born:   26- 2-1967
Country: Japan
Caps:    89     (W46-D21-L22 - GF174-GA94 - %63.48)
Goals:   55     (% 0.62 per match)
Age First Cap:   23 yr 212 d    26- 9-1990 vs. Bangladesh 3-0
Age Last Cap:    33 yr 100 d     6- 6-2000 vs. Jamaica 4-0
National Team Career:  9 yr 253 d

Gerhard "Gerd" MÜLLER
Born:    3-11-1945
Country: (West) Germany
Caps:    62     (W45-D9-L8 - GF143-GA43 - %79.84)
Goals:   68     (% 1.10 per match)
Age First Cap:   20 yr 343 d    12-10-1966 vs. Turkey 2-0
Age Last Cap:    28 yr 246 d     7- 7-1974 vs. Netherlands 2-1
National Team Career:  7 yr 268 d

Bader Ahmed AL-MUTAWA
Born:   10- 1-1985
Country: Kuwait
Caps:	141	(W58-D38-L45 - GF213-GA162 - %54.61)
Goals:   46	(% 0.33 per match)
Age First Cap:	 18 yr 237 d     4- 9-2003 vs. Singapore 3-1
Age Last Cap:    29 yr 273 d    10-10-2014 vs. Jordan 1-0
National Team Career: 11 yr  36 d

NEYMAR da Silva Santos Júnior
Born:     5- 2-1992
Country:  Brazil  
Caps:	  58	(W39-D12-L7 - GF131-GA40 - %77.59)
Goals:	  40	(% 0.69 per match)
Age First Cap:	 18 yr 186 d    10- 8-2010 vs. United States 2-0
Age Last Cap:    22 yr 251 d    14-10-2014 vs. Japan 4-0
National Team Career:  4 yr  65 d

Poul "Tist" NIELSEN
Born:   25-12-1891
Died:    9- 8-1962
Country: Denmark
Caps:    38     (W23-D5-L10 - GF123-GA49 - %67.11)
Goals:   52     (% 1.37 per match)
Age First Cap:   18 yr 131 d     5- 5-1910 vs. England Amateur 2-1
Age Last Cap:    33 yr 276 d    27- 9-1925 vs. Finland 3-3
National Team Career: 15 yr 145 d

Gunnar NORDAHL
Born:   19-10-1921
Died:   15- 9-1995
Country: Sweden
Caps:    33     (W23-D2-L8 - GF118-GA54 - %72.73)
Goals:   43     (% 1.30 per match)
Age First Cap:   20 yr 262 d    28- 6-1942 vs. Denmark 3-0
Age Last Cap:    27 yr  26 d    14-11-1948 vs. Austria 1-2
National Team Career:  6 yr 139 d

Michael OWEN
Born:	14-12-1979
Country:  England
Caps:	 89     (W50-D20-L19 - GF165-GA79 - %67.42)
Goals:	 40     (% 0.45 per match)
Age First Cap:   18 yr  59 d	11- 2-1998 vs. Chile 0-2
Age Last Cap:    28 yr 103 d	26- 3-2008 vs. France 0-1
National Team Career: 10 yr  44 d

Pedro Miguel Correia Resende "PAULETA"
Born:	28- 4-1973
Country: Portugal
Caps:	 88     (W54-D21-L13 - GF199-GA68 - %73.30)
Goals: 	 47     (% 0.53 per match)
Age First Cap:   24 yr 114 d	20- 8-1997 vs. Armenia 3-1
Age Last Cap:    33 yr  71 d	 8- 7-2006 vs. Germany 1-3
National Team Career:  8 yr 322 d

Carlos Alberto PAVÓN
Born:    9-10-1973 
Country: Honduras  
Caps:   100     (W49-D22-L29- GF197-GA124 - %60.00) 
Goals:   56     (% 0.56 per match) 
Age First Cap:   19 yr 281 d    17- 7-1993 vs. United States 0-1 
Age Last Cap:    36 yr 250 d    16- 6-2010 vs. Chile 0-1
National Team Career: 16 yr 334 d 

Edson Arantes do Nascimento "PELÉ"
Born:   23-10-1940
Country: Brazil
Caps:    92     (W67-D14-L11 - GF235-GA87 - %80.43)
Goals:   77     (% 0.84 per match)
Age First Cap:   16 yr 257 d     7- 7-1957 vs. Argentina 1-2
Age Last Cap:    30 yr 268 d    18- 7-1971 vs. Yugoslavia 2-2
National Team Career: 14 yr  11 d

Michel PLATINI
Born:   21- 6-1955
Country: France
Caps:    72     (W37-D17-L18 - GF127-GA63 - %63.19)
Goals:   41     (% 0.57 per match)
Age First Cap:   20 yr 281 d    27- 3-1976 vs. Czechoslovakia 2-2
Age Last Cap:    31 yr 314 d    29- 4-1987 vs. Iceland 2-0
National Team Career: 11 yr  33 d

Lukas PODOLSKI
Born:    4- 6-1985
Country: Germany
Caps:  	120	(W79-D20-L21 - GF296-GA127 - %74.17)
Goals:	 47	(% 0.39 per match)
Age First Cap:   19 yr   2 d     6- 6-2004 vs. Hungary 0-2
Age Last Cap:    29 yr 132 d    14-10-2014 vs. Ireland 1-1
National Team Career: 10 yr 130 d

Anton "Toni" POLSTER
Born:   10- 3-1964
Country: Austria
Caps:    95     (W38-D22-L35 - GF148-GA129 - %51.58)
Goals:   44     (% 0.46 per match)
Age First Cap:   18 yr 252 d    17-11-1982 vs. Turkey 4-0
Age Last Cap:    36 yr 176 d     1- 9-2000 vs. Iran 5-1 
National Team Career: 17 yr 289 d

Ferenc PUSKÁS
Born:    2- 4-1927
Died:   17-11-2006
Country: Hungary
Caps:    85      (W63-D11-L11 - GF339-GA120 - %80.59)        [for Hungary]
Caps:     4      (W2-D0-L2 - GF3-GA3 - %50.00)               [for Spain]
Goals:   84      (% 0.99 per match)                          [for Hungary]
Goals:    0                                                  [for Spain]
Age First Cap:    18 yr 140 d   20- 8-1945 vs. Austria 5-2   [for Hungary]
Age Last Cap:     29 yr 195 d   14-10-1956 vs. Austria 2-0   [for Hungary]
Age First Cap:    34 yr 224 d   12-11-1961 vs. Morocco 1-0   [for Spain]
Age Last Cap:     35 yr  65 d    6- 6-1962 vs. Brazil 1-2    [for Spain]
National Team Career: 11 yr  55 d                            [for Hungary]
National Team Career:       206 d                            [for Spain]
National Team Career: 16 yr 290 d                            [overall]

Yasser Saeed AL-QAHTANI
Born:   10-10-1982
Country: Saudi Arabia
Caps:   112     (W51-D32-L29 - GF163-GA104 - %59.82)
Goals:   42	(% 0.38 per match)
Age First Cap:   20 yr  68 d	17-12-2002 vs. Bahrain 2-1
Age Last Cap:    30 yr  94 d	12- 1-2013 vs. Kuwait 0-1
National Team Career: 10 yr  26 d

RAÚL González Blanco
Born:   27- 6-1977      
Country: Spain
Caps:   102     (W65-D23-L14 - GF230-GA75 - %75.00)
Goals:   44     (% 0.43 per match)
Age First Cap:   19 yr 104 d     9-10-1996 vs. Czech Republic 0-0
Age Last Cap:    29 yr  71 d     6- 9-2006 vs. Northern Ireland 2-3
National Team Career:  9 yr 332 d

ROMÁRIO da Souza Faria
Born:   29- 1-1966      
Country: Brazil
Caps:    70     (W49-D14-L7 - GF160-GA46 - %80.00)
Goals:   55     (% 0.79 per match)
Age First Cap:   21 yr 114 d    23- 5-1987 vs. Ireland 0-1
Age Last Cap:    39 yr  88 d    27- 4-2005 vs. Guatemala 3-0
National Team Career: 17 yr 339 d

Cristiano RONALDO
Born:    5- 2-1985
Country: Portugal
Caps:   116	(W66-D30-L20 - GF226-GA102 - %69.83)
Goals:	 51     (% 0.44 per match)
Age First Cap:	 18 yr 196 d    20- 8-2003 vs. Kazakhstan 1-0
Age Last Cap:	 29 yr 251 d    14-10-2014 vs. Denmark 1-0
National Team Career: 11 yr  55 d

RONALDO Luís Nazário de Lima
Born:   22- 9-1976
Country: Brazil  
Caps:    98     (W69-D20-L9 - GF222-GA71 - %80.61)
Goals:   62     (% 0.63 per match)
Age First Cap:   17 yr 182 d    23- 3-1994 vs. Argentina 2-0
Age Last Cap:    34 yr 258 d     7- 6-2011 vs. Romania 1-0
National Team Career: 17 yr  76 d

Wayne ROONEY   
Born:   24-10-1985
Country: England
Caps:	 99	(W58-D24-L17 - GF187-GA80 - %70.71)
Goals:   43	(% 0.43 per match)
Age First Cap:	 17 yr 111 d    12- 2-2003 VS. Australia 1-3
Age Last Cap:	 28 yr 353 d    12-10-2014 vs. Estonia 1-0
National Team Career: 11 yr 242 d

Carlos Humberto RUIZ  
Born:    15- 9-1979    
Country: Guatemala 
Caps: 	110     (W40-D24-L46 - GA151-GF149 - %47.27) 
Goals:	 57     (% 0.52 per match)
Age First Cap:   19 yr  64 d    18-11-1998 vs. Mexico 2-2 
Age Last Cap:    35 yr  29 d    14-10-2014 vs. Peru 0-2
National Team Career: 15 yr 330 d   

Karl-Heinz RUMMENIGGE
Born:   25- 9-1955
Country: (West) Germany
Caps:    95     (W59-D18-L18 - GF191-GA85 - %71.58)
Goals:   45     (% 0.47 per match)
Age First Cap:   21 yr  11 d     6-10-1976 vs. Wales 2-0
Age Last Cap:    30 yr 277 d    29- 6-1986 vs. Argentina 2-3
National Team Career:  9 yr 266 d

Sven RYDELL
Born:   14- 1-1905
Died:    4- 4-1975
Country: Sweden
Caps:    43     (W24-D4-L15 - GF154-GA81 - %60.47)
Goals:   49     (% 1.14 per match)
Age First Cap:   18 yr 157 d    20- 6-1923 vs. Finland 5-4
Age Last Cap:    27 yr 168 d     1- 7-1932 vs. Norway 1-4
National Team Career:  9 yr  11 d

Hussein SAEED Mohammed
Born:	21- 1-1958
Country: Iraq
Caps:	126	(W72-D32-L22 - GF212-GA91 - %69.84)
Goals:   61	(% 0.48 per match)
Age First Cap:	 19 yr 177 d	17- 7-1977 vs. Thailand 5-0
Age Last Cap:	 32 yr  41 d	 3- 3-1990 vs. UA Emirates 2-2
National Team Career: 12 yr 229 d

Dr. György SÁROSI
Born:   16- 9-1912
Died:   20- 6-1993
Country: Hungary
Caps:    62     (W26-D15-L21 - GF142-GA120 - %54.03)
Goals:   42     (% 0.68 per match)
Age First Cap:   18 yr 247 d    21- 5-1931 vs. Yugoslavia 2-3
Age Last Cap:    31 yr  52 d     7-11-1943 vs. Sweden 2-7
National Team Career: 12 yr 170 d

Imre SCHLOSSER-LAKATOS
Born:   24- 1-1889
Died:   19- 7-1959
Country: Hungary
Caps:    68     (W42-D11-L15 - GF201-GA126 - %69.85 )
Goals:   59     (% 0.87 per match)
Age First Cap:   17 yr 256 d     7-10-1906 vs. Bohemia 4-4
Age Last Cap:    38 yr  76 d    10- 4-1927 vs. Austria 0-6
National Team Career: 20 yr 185 d

Uwe SEELER
Born:    5-11-1936
Country: (West) Germany
Caps:    72     (W43-D13-L16 - GF161-GA87 - %68.75)
Goals:   43     (% 0.60 per match)
Age First Cap:   17 yr 345 d    16-10-1954 vs. France 1-3
Age Last Cap:    33 yr 308 d     9- 9-1970 vs. Hungary 3-1
National Team Career: 15 yr 328 d

Kiatisuk SENAMUANG
Born:   11- 8-1973
Country: Thailand
Caps:   131     (W71-D29-L31 - GF291-GA170 - %65.27)
Goals:   70     (% 0.53 per match)
Age First Cap:   19 yr 240 d     8- 4-1993 vs. Japan 0-1 
Age Last Cap:    33 yr 339 d    16- 7-2007 vs. Australia 0-4
National Team Career: 14 yr 99 d 

Andriy SHEVCHENKO
Born:	29- 9-1976
Country: Ukraine
Caps:	111	(W46-D36-L29 - GF152-GA117 - %57.66)
Goals:	 48	(% 0.43 per match)
Age First Cap:	 18 yr 177 d	25- 3-1995 vs. Croatia 0-4
Age Last Cap:	 35 yr 264 d	19- 6-2012 vs. England 0-1
National Team Career: 17 yr  86 d

Joachim STREICH
Born:   13- 4-1951
Country: East Germany
Caps:   102     (W52-D23-L27 - GF177-GA97 - %62.25)
Goals:   55     (% 0.54 per match)
Age First Cap:   18 yr 239 d     8-12-1969 vs. Iraq 1-1
Age Last Cap:    33 yr 190 d    20-10-1984 vs. Yugoslavia 2-3
National Team Career: 14 yr 316 d

Luis Alberto SUÁREZ
Born:   24- 1-1987  
Country: Uruguay 
Caps:    81     (W37-D27-L17 - GF148-GA86 - %62.35)
Goals:   42     (% 0.52 per match)  
Age First Cap:   20 yr  14 d     7- 2-2007 vs. Colombia 3-1
Age Last  Cap:   27 yr 262 d    13-10-2014 vs. Oman 3-0
National Team Career:  7 yr 248 d  

Davor SUKER
Born:    1- 1-1968
Country: Croatia
Caps:    69     (W38-D20-L11 - GF125-GA58 - %69.57)          [for Croatia]
Caps:     2     (W1-D1-L0 - GF8-GA1 - %75.00)                [for Yugoslavia]
Goals:   45     (% 0.65 per match)                           [for Croatia]
Goals:    1     (% 0.50 per match)                           [for Yugoslavia]
Age First Cap:   22 yr 355 d    22-12-1990 vs. Romania 2-0   [for Croatia]
Age First Cap:   23 yr  57 d    27- 2-1991 vs. Turkey 1-1    [for Yugoslavia]
Age Last Cap:    23 yr 135 d    16- 5-1991 vs. Faroe Isl 7-0 [for Yugoslavia]
Age Last Cap:    34 yr 153 d     3- 6-2002 vs. Bosnia-H. 2-0 [for Croatia]
National Team Career: 11 yr 163 d                            [for Croatia]
National Team Career:        78 d                            [for Yugoslavia]
National Team Career: 11 yr 163 d                            [overall]

Hakan SÜKÜR
Born:    1- 9-1971
Country: Turkey
Caps:   112     (W51-D27-L34 - GF178-GA140 - %57.59)
Goals:   51     (% 0.46 per match)
Age First Cap:	 20 yr 206 d	25- 3-1992 vs. Luxembourg 3-2
Age Last Cap:	 36 yr  46 d	17-10-2007 vs. Malta 2-2
National Team Career: 15 yr 206 d

Adnan Khamees AL-TALYANI
Born:   30-10-1964
Country: United Arab Emirates
Caps:	161	(W68-D47-L46 - GF213-GA178 - %56.83)
Goals:   52     (% 0.32 per match)
Age First Cap:	 19 yr 131 d	10- 3-1984 vs. Kuwait 2-0
Age Last Cap:	 33 yr  48 d	17-12-1997 vs. Czech Republic 1-6
National Team Career: 13 yr 282 d

Lájos TICHY
Born:   21- 3-1935
Died:    6- 1-1999
Country: Hungary
Caps:    72     (W38-D16-L18 - GF168-GA102 - %63.88)
Goals:   51     (% 0.71 per match)
Age First Cap:   20 yr  48 d     8- 5-1955 vs. Norway 5-0
Age Last Cap:    36 yr 164 d     1- 9-1971 vs. Yugoslavia 2-1
National Team Career: 16 yr 116 d

Jon Dahl TOMASSON
Born:	29- 8-1976
Country: Denmark
Caps:   112     (W54-D32-L26 - GF177-GA116 - %62.50)
Goals: 	 52     (% 0.46 per match)
Age First Cap:   20 yr 212 d	29- 3-1997 vs. Croatia 1-1
Age Last Cap:    33 yr 299 d	24- 6-2010 vs. Japan 1-3
National Team Career: 13 yr  87 d

Robin VAN PERSIE 
Born:    5- 8-1983
Country: Netherlands
Caps:	 95     (W63-D18-L14 - GF199-GA72 - %75.79)
Goals:   48     (% 0.51 per match)
Age First Cap:   21 yr 303 d	 4- 6-2005 vs. Romania 2-0
Age Last Cap:    31 yr  69 d	13-10-2014 vs. Iceland 0-2
National Team Career:  9 yr 131 d

Invalappil Mani VIJAYAN
Born:   25- 4-1969
Country: India
Caps:    79     (W730-D19-L30 - GF113-GA110 - %50.00)
Goals:   40     (% 0.51 per match)
Age First Cap:	 23 yr  14 d     9- 5-1992 vs. Pakistan 2-0
Age Last Cap:    34 yr 189 d    31-10-2003 vs. Uzbekistan 0-1
National Team Career: 11 yr 175 d

David VILLA
Born:    3-12-1981
Country: Spain
Caps:    97     (W78-D7-L12 - GF227-GA64 - %84.02)
Goals:   59     (% 0.61 per match)
Age First Cap:   23 yr  68 d     9- 2-2005 vs. San Marino 5-0
Age Last Cap:    32 yr 202 d    23- 6-2014 vs. Australia 3-0
National Team Career:  9 yr 134 d

Rudolf "Rudi" VÖLLER
Born:   13- 4-1960
Country: (West) Germany
Caps:    90     (W51-D23-L16 - GF157-GA80 - %69.44)
Goals:   47     (% 0.52 per match)
Age First Cap:   22 yr 218 d    17-11-1982 vs. Northern Ireland 0-1
Age Last Cap:    34 yr  88 d    10- 7-1994 vs. Bulgaria 1-2
National Team Career: 11 yr 235 d

Paulo César WANCHOPE Watson
Born:   31- 7-1976
Country: Costa Rica 
Caps:    73     (W33-D11-L29 - GF129-GA95 - 52.74%)
Goals:	 45     (% 0.61 per match)
Age First Cap:   20 yr  63 d	 2-10-1996 vs. Venezuela 0-2
Age Last  Cap:   31 yr 166 d	13- 1-2008 vs. Sweden 0-1
National Team Career: 11 yr 103 d

Arthur Antunes Coimbra "ZICO"
Born:    3- 3-1953
Country: Brazil
Caps:    71     (W51-D17-L3 - GF167-GA44 - %83.80)
Goals:   48     (% 0.68 per match)
Age First Cap:   22 yr 359 d    25- 2-1976 vs. Uruguay 2-1
Age Last Cap:    33 yr 110 d    21- 6-1986 vs. France 1-1
National Team Career: 10 yr 117 d


Overview


                           Goals  Caps    Perc.   Length International Career
Bashar ABDULLAH             75    133     0.56             11 yr  88 d
Majed ABDULLAH              71    116     0.61             15 yr 201 d
Ali ASHFAQ                  41     61     0.67             11 yr  65 d
Karim BAGHERI               50     87     0.57             17 yr 126 d 
Michael BALLACK             42     98     0.43             10 yr 309 d
Milan BAROS                 41     93     0.44             11 yr  57 d
Gabriel BATISTUTA           56     78     0.72             10 yr 351 d
Dimitar BERBATOV            48     79     0.61             10 yr 106 d
Baichung BHUTIA             40    104     0.38             15 yr 314 d
Oleg BLOKHIN                42    112     0.38             16 yr  67 d
Hristo BONEV                48     96     0.50             12 yr  34 d
Jared BORGETTI              46     89     0.52             11 yr 138 d
Bum-Kun CHA                 55    121     0.45             14 yr  34 d
Bobby CHARLTON              49    106     0.46             12 yr  56 d
Sunil CHHETRI               44     75     0.59              9 yr 116 d
Godfrey CHITALU             72    101     0.71             12 yr 154 d
Alex CHOLA                  40     90     0.44             10 yr 192 d
Ali DAEI                   109    149     0.73             13 yr  15 d
Kazimierz DEYNA             41     97     0.43             10 yr  58 d
Hani AL-DHABIT              42     99     0.42             11 yr  46 d
Landon DONOVAN              57    157     0.36             13 yr 350 d
Obeid AL-DOSARI             41     94     0.44              7 yr 242 d
Didier DROGBA               65    104     0.63             11 yr 289 d
Samuel ETO'O Fils           56    118     0.47             17 yr  96 d
EUSÉBIO Ferreira da Silva   41     64     0.64             12 yr   5 d
Rolando FONSECA Jiménez     47    113     0.42             18 yr 303 d
Alexander FREI              42     84     0.50             10 yr   2 d
Jimmy GREAVES               44     57     0.77              8 yr  10 d
Asamoah GYAN                45     86     0.52             10 yr 333 d
HAO Haidong                 41    107     0.38             12 yr  87 d
Hossam HASSAN               68    176     0.39             20 yr 150 d
Thierry HENRY               51    123     0.41             12 yr 254 d
HWANG Seon-Hong             50    103     0.49             13 yr 349 d
Zlatan IBRAHIMOVIC          50    100     0.50             13 yr 220 d
Sami AL-JABER               46    156     0.29             13 yr 285 d
Stern JOHN                  70    115     0.61             16 yr 269 d
Pauli JØRGENSEN             44     47     0.94             14 yr  25 d
Kunishige KAMAMOTO          55     61     0.90             13 yr 104 d
Robbie KEANE                65    137     0.47             16 yr 203 d
Jürgen KLINSMANN            47    108     0.44             10 yr 204 d      
Miroslav KLOSE              71    137     0.52             13 yr 111 d
Patrick KLUIVERT            40     79     0.51              9 yr 202 d
Sándor KOCSIS               75     68     1.10              8 yr 130 d
Jan KOLLER                  55     91     0.60             10 yr 208 d
Grzegorz LATO               45    100     0.45             12 yr 152 d
Gary LINEKER                48     80     0.60              8 yr  22 d
Wlodzmierz LUBANSKI         48     75     0.64             17 yr  20 d
Ole MADSEN                  42     51     0.82             10 yr 341 d
Younis MAHMOUD Khalaf       49    125     0.39             12 yr  47 d
Lionel Andrés MESSI         44     95     0.46              9 yr  58 d
Kazu MIURA                  55     89     0.62              9 yr 253 d
Gerd MÜLLER                 68     62     1.10              7 yr 268 d
Bader Ahmed AL-MUTAWA       46    141     0.33             11 yr  36 d
NEYMAR da Silva Santos Jr.  40     58     0.69              4 yr  65 d
Poul "Tist" NIELSEN         52     38     1.37             15 yr 145 d
Gunnar NORDAHL              43     33     1.30              6 yr 139 d
Michael OWEN                40     89     0.45             10 yr  44 d
P.M. C. Resende "PAULETA"   47     88     0.53              8 yr 322 d
Carlos Alberto PAVÓN        56    100     0.56             16 yr 334 d
"PELÉ"                      77     92     0.84             14 yr  11 d
Michel PLATINI              41     72     0.57             11 yr  33 d
Lukas PODOLSKI              47    120     0.39             10 yr 130 d
Anton "Toni" POLSTER        44     95     0.46             17 yr 289 d
Ferenc PUSKÁS               84     85     0.99             11 yr  55 d
Yasser Saeed AL-QAHTANI     42    112     0.38             10 yr  26 d
RAÚL González Blanco        44    102     0.43              9 yr 332 d
ROMÁRIO                     55     70     0.79             17 yr 339 d
Cristiano RONALDO           51    116     0.44             11 yr  55 d
RONALDO                     62     98     0.63             17 yr  76 d
Wayne ROONEY                43     99     0.43             11 yr 242 d
Carlos Humberto RUIZ        57    110     0.52             15 yr 330 d  
Karl-Heinz RUMMENIGGE       45     95     0.47              9 yr 266 d
Sven RYDELL                 49     43     1.14              9 yr  11 d
Hussein SAEED Mohammed      61    126     0.48             12 yr 229 d
Dr. Györgi SÁROSI           42     62     0.68             12 yr 170 d
Imre SCHLOSSER              59     68     0.87             20 yr 185 d
Uwe SEELER                  43     72     0.60             15 yr 328 d
Kiatisuk SENAMUANG          70    131     0.53             14 yr  99 d
Andriy SHEVCHENKO           48    111     0.43             17 yr  86 d
Joachim STREICH             55    102     0.54             14 yr 316 d
Luis Alberto SUÁREZ         42     81     0.52              7 yr 248 d
Davor SUKER                 46     71     0.65             11 yr 163 d
Hakan SÜKÜR                 51    112     0.46             15 yr 206 d
Adnan Khamees AL-TALYANI    52    161     0.32             13 yr 282 d
Lájos TICHY                 51     72     0.71             16 yr 116 d
Jon Dahl TOMASSON           52    112     0.46             13 yr  87 d
Robin VAN PERSIE            48     95     0.51              9 yr 131 d
Invalappil Mani VIJAYAN     40     79     0.51             11 yr 175 d
David VILLA                 59     97     0.61              9 yr 134 d
"Rudi" VÖLLER               47     90     0.52             11 yr 235 d
Paulo César WANCHOPE Watson 45     73     0.61             11 yr 103 d
ZICO                        48     71     0.68             10 yr 117 d



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