Football or Soccer is a game played in every part of the world and from the hundreds of great players in history and of the present, we have selected some of the greatest footballers of All time.

Here is the list of Top 10 Greatest Footballers of All Time

10Gerd Müller

Football – 1972 UEFA European Football Championship – Final: West Germany 3 Soviet Union 0
18/06/1972
West Germany’s Gerd Muller celebrates after scoring his second, and his side’s third, goal in the Heysel Stadium, Brussels

Gerd Müller, nicknamed “Bomber der Nation ” (“the nation’s Bomber”) or simply ” Der Bomber “, is a German retired footballer. He was renowned for his clinical finishing, especially in and around the six-yard box. As well as he is regarded as one of the greatest goalscorers of all time. Muller scored 68 goals in 62 appearances for West Germany at international and he scored a record 365 goals in 427 Bundesliga games and an international record of 66 goals in 74 European club games.

 

Gerd Müller is now 12th on the list of all time international goalscorers. Although playing fewer matches than every other player in the top 25. He is one of the greatest footballers of all time. Among the top scorers, he has the third-highest goal-to-game ratio. Not only that but he has an average of more than a goal in a game. Müller was named European Footballer of the Year in 1970.

Since scoring 10 goals in 1970 FIFA World Cup, he received the Golden Boot as top goal scorer. Moreover, Muller scored four goals including a winning goal of the final at 1974 FIFA World Cup. He was ranked ninth in the European player of the Century and 13th in World Player of the Century. Muller is also in the FIFA 100 list of world greatest living player. He ended his illustrious career with 723 goals.

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