5 Players with the Most Goals after the Age of 30
Netgenz - Netizen buzz Sport | Entering the age of 30 years, most football players begin to experience a reduction in performance. Their speed and ability are no longer as good as when they were at their perfect age. However, it has no effect on some of these players.
They still look so sharp with their respective teams even though they are not young again. In fact, they are still the seed in their team in terms of scoring goals. Here are the five players with the most goals after the age of 30.
Here are 5 Players with the Most Goals after the Age of 30
1. Robert Lewandowski (125 goals)
Robert Lewandowski has shown that he is a goal-hungry striker since his time at Borussia Dortmund. His sharpness was also increasingly honed when he decided to join Bayern Munich.
The Polish striker has scored more than 300 goals in the Bundesliga. Lewandowski is still able to score 125 goals at the age of 30. Today, he is still one of the best strikers in the world.
2. Lionel Messi (127 goals)
Lionel Messi's performance with Paris Saint-Germain is not as sharp as when wearing Barcelona's shirt. Of the 16 appearances with Les Parisiens in Ligue 1, Messi has only recorded 2 goals.
However, while still defending Barcelona, Messi was one of the best predators in the world. The Argentine striker is the top scorer in LaLiga's life with a collection of 474 goals. He counted 125 goals when he was 30 years old.
3. Antonio Di Natale (162 goals)
Antonio Di Natale
Antonio di Natale was one of 7 players who had scored more than 200 goals in Serie A. The Italian striker spent the majority of his profession with Udinese.
Di Natale as 2x top scorer in Serie A, namely in 2009/2010 and 2010/2011. Interestingly, he won two Capocannoniere titles when he was 30 years old. Overall, Di Natale scored 162 goals after hitting the head of three.
4. Zlatan Ibrahimovic (190 goals)
Even though Zlatan Ibrahimovic is 40 years old. However, he is still the seed in the front row of AC Milan. The Swedish striker is one of the players besides Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi who can score more than 300 goals in Europe's great leagues.
In fact, he almost scored 200 goals when he was 30 years old. Ibra still has the potential to bring AC Milan to the Scudetto this season. This will repeat the same feat he achieved in 2010/2011.
5. Cristiano Ronaldo (196 goals)
Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the sharpest players in history. The Portuguese striker was able to score more than 800 goals in his profession. He is still sharp even though he has entered the age of 30 years.
The five-time Ballon d'Or winner was able to become Serie A's top scorer last season with 29 goals. Now with Manchester United, CR7 has recorded nine goals in the Premier League.
The 5 players show that their age is just a number. They proved to still look sharp for their respective teams with lots of goals.