Top 10 Highest English Premier League Goal Scorers
The English Premier League has always been the limelight of football leagues. It continues to be the centre of attraction on television and fans following the league closely. Being in the list of Top 10 Highest English Premier League Goal Scorers in the history of the Premier League is a great achievement for any player. Let us see who have made to this list.
#10 Robin Van Persie*
PL Clubs: Arsenal, Manchester United.
PL Goals: 144
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Overall Club Career
Goals – 215
The 32-year-old dutch striker is currently playing at the Turkish side Fenerbahçe.Headers, long rangers, free-kicks and yes, Volleys. The dutch maestro has no weak foot and completed his £2.75 million transfer from The Eredivisie side Feyenoord to Arsenal in 2014. Now he is out of contract.
Van Persie made his debut and won a trophy in the process, as he came on as a substitute in the 3–1 FA Community Shield victory over Manchester United.He won the golden boot during his last season at Arsenal scoring 30 goals in 38 PL appearances.
He was on his way to become an Arsenal legend but in a shock of events he signed for the 12 Time Barclays Premier League winning side Manchester United for £22.5 million + £1.5 million add-ons.The 29-year-old hit the ground running and won his first Premier League Title, United’s 13th. And a 2nd consecutive golden boot for scoring 26 Goals in 38 PL appearances during his first season at Manchester United.
A set of fans may hate him for his transfer to Manchester United but the 144 Premier League goals put him up there amongst the best strikers the Premier league has seen.
*Indicates still Playing.