The 10 best strikers in EPL history that every fan remember
Throughout the broad history of the EPL soccer fans could enjoy the best shots of the best strikers in this football league. Each of these players managed to catch the attention of fans by standing out for their soccer skills.
These skills allowed the strikers to finish off the goal with such good precision that no goalkeeper could stop the power with which the ball entered the goal. This allowed them to become the best strikers that the world of football could appreciate.
With their power they delighted fans of this sport and gave their teams a lot of championships. Some of the best strikers in the history of the EPL are:
One of the best strikers that the EPL had in its history was the Argentine forward Carlos Tevez. With his unique power when finishing off, Carlitos won the hearts of fans at the EPL and around the world.
During his time in this competition, Tevez was constantly involved in the controversy due to the clubs he played for. After a regular season at West Ham, he decided to sign for Manchester United where he would demonstrate his great game potential.
In this team, I make an average season for the expectations it generated leaving the team 19 goals in 63 games. But his most controversial decision was to leave Manchester United to sign for Manchester City.
This decision made him highly questioned throughout England by seeing as a form of betrayal the change from Manchester United to the City. However, in Manchester City he showed his best football moment by scoring 59 goals in 113 games leaving an excellent image of himself to the EPL as a striker.
“The child Torres” won the hearts of all fans with his strategic and precise game when it came to finishing the goal that left the goalkeeper without chances of being able to stop the ball.
In his time at the EPL the Spanish striker played for Liverpool since the 2007 season where he impressed fans for his excellent shots at the goal that left him 65 goals in this team.
After concluding his time in Liverpool in 2011, this forward moved to Chelsea where he continued to develop football, although with a lower level than shown in Liverpool, until he became loved by fans thanks to the contribution that this player made to the team.
In Chelsea, Torres won the FA Cup in the year of his arrival together with the UEFA Champions League, which he left in the memory of the entire EPL for his excellent skills as a striker.
Another player very remembered by all fans of the EPL is the great English striker Michael Owen. With a great speed that allows him to defeat the defenders, Owen left an immense amount of goals in the EPL that resulted in championships.
With an extensive career in the EPL, Owen began his career in Liverpool where he played from 1997 to 2004 in which he showed the world that he had more than enough capabilities to succeed. There he scored 118 goals that drove the EPL fans crazy.
His football career continued at Real Madrid and then returned to the EPL at Newcastle United FC and, later, Manchester United where he had regular seasons by scoring only 31 goals in 7 seasons.
Owen’s football journey would end in Stoke City where he played very few games at the end of his career where he won 1 UEFA Champions League and 1 Premier League in Liverpool.
Robin Van Persie
This Dutch striker is one of the most remembered in the EPL for his long career where he scored a huge amount of goals. Characterized by a powerful shot at the goal, the Dutchman left more than one fan with his mouth open for his shots.
With a step from 2004 to 2012 in Arsenal, this player scored a lot of goals in what was much of his career. Because of this, he managed to score 96 goals in his 194 games played on this team.
His career would continue at Manchester United where he would also maintain that great level of football when he was shooting to the goalkeeper. In this team, Van Persie scored 48 goals in 86 games passing to the memory of fans of this league.
With a great football career, this striker won 1 FA Cup and 1 Premier League, remembering all fans as one of the best scorers in the EPL.
The Kun Agüero is an Argentine striker with a great career in the EPL. During his career he still tastes the fans with his shots to the goal. Characterized by being skilled with the ball, Aguero won the heart of the EPL fans.
Always loyal to Manchester city, the Argentine forward made a long career in this team where he arrived in 2011 and is still playing as a starter. From the moment of his arrival, Kun enchanted fans of the City with his great ability to score goals.
Thanks to this, he scored 172 goals in 246 games becoming essential for the team. In his best season played in 2014-15, he scored 26 goals in 33 games demonstrating his powerful goal shots.
So many goals allowed him to be one of the best strikers in the EPL and win 4 leagues and 1 FA Cup, among other championships. At present, he continues playing for Manchester City where he is living an excellent present in the Guardiola team.
Ruud Van Nistelrooy
This Dutch striker delighted soccer fans with his large number of goals that allowed him to become one of the five Best strikers in EPL history.
The Dutchman stood out in his football career playing for important European teams. His career began at PSV and continued through Manchester United, Real Madrid, Hamburg and Malaga. In each team where he played, he left his personal mark scoring a huge amount of goals.
Throughout his football career he scored 249 goals in 449 games, standing out for his performances in Manchester United where he scored 95 goals and in Real Madrid where he converted 46 goals in 68 games.
All this allowed him to obtain 4 leagues, 2 Super Cups from the Netherlands, 1 FA Cup and 1 Super Cup from Spain. Making it clear that his performance as a striker played a fundamental role in each of these teams.
His power at the time of finishing off led him to worldwide success being remembered around the world for his ability that led him to win the gold boot of 2002/2003.
This Uruguayan striker doesn’t need introduction as he is known worldwide for his excellent present at FC Barcelona. With shots that beat the goalkeeper, Lucho Suarez managed to leave a great mark on EPL fans.
In his time at the EPL, he became one of the Best strikers in the world thanks to his great moment lived in Liverpool. In this team, Luis Suarez played from 2011 to 2014 where he decided to sign for Barcelona.
During his passage, he scored 69 goals in 110 games that led him to be recognized worldwide by lighting the alarms of all the teams in the world. His name was on the lips of all fans as his shot at the goal left the goalkeeper without chances and became a sure chance to score.
All this led him to win the league cup in England and then sign for Barcelona where he would present his best football level. There, he would score 134 goals in 169 games ensuring he is one of the best strikers in the world.
He is still delighting fans of this sport with his game proving that he is still prepared to claim his position among the best strikers of the EPL.
A legend of this century that still tastes fans of this sport is the incredible Wayne Rooney. We don’t have many adjectives in the world to define the genius of plays that Rooney made into the field.
This English striker is indisputably one of the best strikers in the history of the EPL thanks to everything that he achieved in each team in which he played. All fans of Everton and Manchester United remember Rooney as one of the best players in his team.
Rooney scored 208 goals in the EPL in his time as a striker remaining in the memory of every football fan. His ability to dribble and finish, made him known worldwide.
Thanks to this, he won 5 EPL, 1 UEFA Champions League and 1 club world cup, among other important awards. All this led him to be one of the best strikers not only in the EPL, but also in the world.
This English footballer is the top scorer in the history of the EFL making it clear that he fights head to head for the first place in this ranking. Leaving an unforgettable memory in the minds of fans, this striker scored 260 goals in 441 official matches in the history of this competition.
With a long step in English football, this striker provided his services in Southampton, Blackburn Rovers and Newcastle United where he developed much of his career.
In Newcastle, he stood out for his ability at the time of finishing the goal of becoming a legend of this team by scoring 148 goals in 303 games. All this contribution drove crazy to the fans of this team who will be eternally grateful to one of the best strikers in the history of the EFL.
Although this player tasted football fans with his immense number of goals, he couldn’t win a championship. This weight of lack of cups, made him very questioned by fans since his contribution in Newcastle was not enough to get the team champion.
Anyway, nobody disputes that he is one of the best strikers that English football has had the pleasure of observing on the playing fields. His excellent shots at the goal still remain in the hearts of fans who remember him with great pride.
The biggest legend that English football had throughout its history is the French striker Thierry Henry. This player left fans crazy around the world thanks to the incredible auction skills that he played for the goal.
In each team where Henry played, he impressed fans. Thanks to this, he managed to win the hearts of fans at AS Monaco, Arsenal, FC Barcelona and New York Red Bulls. All these teams were he played, he gave soccer lessons to the defenders and goalkeepers.
Characterized by his dribbling and close to the goal, this French striker managed to score 290 goals throughout his extensive football career. His highest level of football was presented in his long run by Arsenal FC where he managed to score 175 goals in 258 games driving fans crazy.
This memory that Henry left in the EPL made him the best striker that this competition has seen in his long history. Thanks to this, Henry managed to win 2 Premier League and 3 FA Cups in the EPL standing out from his arrival in 1999 until his retirement to FC Barcelona in 2012.
The EPL has given this sport a lot of strikers that left a great memory in the hearts of fans, but these 10 are the ones that have managed to stand out from the rest for their extensive skills when finishing the goal.
Although there were many players who left a strong mark on the EPL, Henry stands out above the rest for everything he managed to win in this competition. His memory is still alive in the hearts of fans who remember him with great admiration.
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