FIFA WORLD CUP GOAL-SCORERS

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Here is a list of the top goal-scorers in the FIFA World Cup since its launch in 1930 in Uruguay, after concluding the 22nd edition in Qatar on Sunday, as Argentina was crowned winning against France 4-2 on penalty shootouts, after a 3-3 draw:

1930: The Argentine Guillermo Stabile (8 Goals)

1934: Czechoslovakian Oldřich Nejedlý (5 Goals)

1938: Brazilian Leonidas (7 Goals)

1950: Brazilian Ademir (9 Goals)

1954: Hungarian Sandor Kocic (11 Goals)

1958: Just Fontaine, France (13 Goals)

1962: Brazilians Garrincha and Vava, Chilean Lionel Sanchez, Hungarian Florian Albert, Soviet Valentin Ivanov, and Yugoslav Dragan Yerkovich (4 Goals)

1966: Portuguese Eusebio (9 Goals)

1970: West German Gerd Müller (10 Goals)

1974: Polish Grzegorz Lato (7 Goals)

1978: Argentine Mario Kempes (6 Goals)

1982: Italian Paolo Rossi (6 Goals)

1986: English Gary Lineker (6 Goals)

1990: Italian Salvatore Schillaci (6 Goals)

1994: Russian Oleg Salenko and Bulgarian Hristo Stoichkov (6 Goals)

1998: Croatian Davor Suker (6 Goals)

2002: Brazilian Ronaldo (8 Goals)

2006: German Miroslav Klose (5 Goals)

2010: German Thomas Muller (5 Goals)

2014: Colombian James Rodriguez (6 Goals)

2018: English Harry Kane (6 Goals)

2022: French Kylian Mbappe (8 Goals)

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