Top 5 Paris Saint Germain All-Time Goal-scorers

Top 5 Paris Saint Germain All Time Goal-scorers

Paris Saint Germain one of the traditional and respected football clubs in Ligue 1 has over the years produced great players who are no doubt a fox in front of a goal with how magnificent they put the ball in the goal post.

From cool and composed goal-poacher like Pedro Pauleta to powerful and strong Edison Cavani and Zlatan Ibrahimovic who painted Ligue 1 with goals and eyes watering performances you would want to ask if the Parisians club still have players in the mode of those great stars.

Top 5 Paris Saint Germain All-Time Goal-scorers

Edison Cavani – (200goals)

Top 5 Paris Saint Germain All Time Goal-scorers

El-matador as they mostly call him has been Paris Saint Germain’s all-time goal-scorers with 200 goals to moved past the record of his former teammate Zlatan Ibrahimovic who scored 156 goals in his 229 appearances for the Ligue 1 giant.

When Cavani joined the club in 2013 from Napoli it was crystal clear that Paris Saint Germain means business in their quest to dominate the league, and they have since dominated the league except when Lille won the title once due to their poor performance.

The Uruguayan was so brilliant for Paris Saint Germain throughout his stint in France that he became fans favorite and one of the league’s foreign export to ever play in Ligue 1.

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Kylian Mbappe – (157goals)

Top 5 Paris Saint Germain All Time Goal-scorers

Paris Saint Germain’s triumph over Saint Etienne in Ligue moved Kylian Mbappe alongside Zlatan Ibrahimovic as one of the all-time goal-scorers when the Real Madrid bound star scored a brace.

Since joining from Monaco Mbappe has swiftly become a fan favorite at Parc des Princes and all over the globe for how consistent he’s been showing he could be the heir to greats like Ronaldo and Messi.

Mbappe’s goal on the night took him to 156 in all competition tying with Ibrahimovic as the second most prolific scorer in the club’s history, and still very much on course to increase his goal record should he remain at the club next summer.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic – (156goals)

Top 5 Paris Saint Germain All Time Goal-scorers

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is more like a fine wine that keeps getting better with age while players of the same age as him have retired.

Zlatan is no doubt one of the finest strikers in the modern era has won over 31 trophies as a professional player and interestingly he’s still banging in goals at the age of 40 with Milan in Seria A.

When Ibrahimovic joined Paris Saint Germain from Barcelona big things were expected from him and as a top-level player, the Swede was never disappointed with his performance and he went on to become an iconic figure at the club.

In his fourth and final season at Parc des, Princes Zlatan had arguably the best season of his career with the Parisians club and made history with his goalscoring exploits which makes him a deserving legend of the club.

Pedro Pauleta – (109goals)

Top 5 Paris Saint Germain All Time Goal-scorers

Before the billionaire takeover and great stars like Cavani and Zlatan Ibrahimovic came to Paris Saint Germain, the Parisians are just a mid-table club contented with playing Ligue 1 football season in, season out with Pedro Pauleta as their goal hero.

Following Ronaldinho’s departure to Barcelona then Paris Saint Germain hierarchy turned to an aging Portuguese goal-poacher Pauleta whom they signed from Bordeaux and later went to become the club’s legend.

After joining Paris Saint Germain from Bordeaux his first season with the Parisians wasn’t really encouraging, but Pauleta went one better the following season hitting the ground running with 22 goals to end the season as joint top scorer with Cisse.

Interestingly Pauleta left the club as a legend and also won an individual award at the club for the brilliant job he did at Parc des Princes.

Dominique Rocheteau – (100goals)

Top 5 Paris Saint Germain All Time Goal-scorers

The great Dominique Rocheteau is regarded as one of Paris Saint Germain’s best players and fifth in the position of an all-time top scorer with 100 goals.

While playing as a winger the former France international was one of the brightest players during his time both at international and club levels.

Rocheteau spent years at Paris Saint Germain scoring a total of 100 goals in 200 appearances, and also won Ligue 1 once and Coup de France twice.

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