Strikers are the players who lead their teams from the front. Sharp finishing and quick thinking have helped in the making of some brilliant strikers. You got to have a strong front-man who can go out-and-out and take on defenders, for your team to be successful. The world has witnessed the brilliance of great striking masters like Pele and Gerd Muller. Here are a countdown of best strikers in the footballing world.
This name has to pop up in one’s head while speaking about world class strikers. Romario played for Brazil and is among the top strikers this great football loving nation has given the world. He started his club career at Vasco de Gama and also retired at the same club. FIFA World Player of the Year in 1994, he was also awarded the Golden Ball for Player of the Tournament at the World Cup. He has played for Barcelona during Johan Cruyff’s management and has scored more than a 1000 goals in his career. Yes, you read that right! 1000.