Most career goals scored in football: Top 10 including Messi, Ronaldo, Ibrahimovic, Suarez and Rooney
Lionel Messi has retired from international football after losing his fourth major final with his national team, but he does so as Argentina’s record goal scorer.
But the European Golden Shoe for most league goals in the 2015/16 season went to Luis Suarez, who bagged 40 Liga goals for Barcelona.
So, who has the most career goals to date? Take a look at the slideshow countdown above to find out.
*From a selection of current professional footballers playing in (or who have played the majority of their career in) elite level professional football.
All statistics correct up to and including 26 June 2016