All-Time Highest Goalscorers FIFA World Cup Finals Tournaments 1930 to 2014   
  Goals Player Country   Goals Player Country  
  16 Miroslav Klose   Germany   6 Gyula Zsengellér   Hungary  
  15 Ronaldo   Brazil   Salvatore Schillaci   Italy  
  14 Gerd Muller   West Germany   Dennis Bergkamp   Netherlands  
  13 Just Fontaine   France   Rob Rensenbrink   Netherlands  
  12 Pelé   Brazil   Arjen Robben   Netherlands  
  11 Jürgen Klinsmann   Germany   Wesley Sneijder   Netherlands  
  Sándor Kocsis   Hungary   Robin van Persie   Netherlands  
  10 Gabriel Batistuta   Argentina   Zbigniew Boniek   Poland  
  Gary Lineker   England   Oleg Salenko   Russia  
  Thomas Müller   Germany   Josef Hügi   Switzerland  
  Teófilo Cubillas   Peru   Diego Forlán   Uruguay  
  Grzegorz Lato   Poland   Helmut Haller   West Germany  
  Helmut Rahn   West Germany   Lothar Matthäus   West Germany  
  9 Ademir   Brazil   Max Morlock   West Germany  
  Jairzinho   Brazil   5 Lionel Messi   Argentina  
  Vavá   Brazil   Tim Cahill   Australia  
  Roberto Baggio   Italy   Hans Krankl   Austria  
  Paolo Rossi   Italy   Marc Wilmots   Belgium  
  Christian Vieri   Italy   Garrincha   Brazil  
  Eusébio   Portugal   Romário   Brazil  
  David Villa   Spain   Zico   Brazil  
  Karl-Heinz Rummenigge   West Germany   Roger Milla   Cameroon  
  Uwe Seeler   West Germany   TomᚠSkuhravý   Czechoslovakia  
  8 Diego Maradona   Argentina   Jon Dahl Tomasson   Denmark  
  Guillermo Stábile   Argentina   Geoff Hurst   England  
  Leônidas   Brazil   Michel Platini   France  
  Rivaldo   Brazil   Zinedine Zidane   France  
  Oscar Míguez   Uruguay   Franz Beckenbauer   West Germany  
  Rudi Völler   West Germany   Lukas Podolski   Germany  
  7 Careca   Brazil   Alessandro Altobelli   Italy  
  Oldřich Nejedlý   Czechoslovakia   Silvio Piola   Italy  
  Lajos Tichy   Hungary Johan Neeskens   Netherlands  
  Johnny Rep   Netherlands   Peter McParland   Northern Ireland  
  Andrzej Szarmach   Poland   Valentin Ivanov   Soviet Union  
  Hans Schäfer   West Germany   Emilio Butragueńo   Spain  
  6 Mario Kempes   Argentina   Raúl González   Spain  
  Erich Probst   Austria   Fernando Hierro   Spain  
  Bebeto   Brazil   Fernando Morientes   Spain  
  Rivelino   Brazil   Kennet Andersson   Sweden  
  Hristo Stoichkov   Bulgaria   Henrik Larsson   Sweden  
James Rodriguez   Colombia   Landon Donovan   United States  
  Davor Šuker   Croatia   Pedro Cea   Uruguay  
  Thierry Henry   France   Juan Alberto Schiaffino   Uruguay  
  Asamoah Gyan   Ghana   Luis Suárez   Uruguay  
  György Sárosi   Hungary            
  Players in BOLD = Participated in 2014 World Cup Finals. Correct to 13th July 2014