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5 Goalkeepers With The Highest Scoring Record In Football History (Photos)

1. René Higuita

René Higuita is first on this list, he is a retired Colombian footballer, during his time, he performed as a goalkeeper for Atlético Nacional, Deportivo Pereira, and also the Colombian national team.

René played from 1985 till his retirement in 2009, and he was one of the best of his generation. He was known for his unique style of play, and this won him so many awards.

Out of 448 matches he played in his career, he scored 41 goals.

2. Dimitar Ivankov

Dimitar Ivankov is next on this list, he is a former Bulgarian goalkeeper, he played for Bursaspor and the Bulgarian national team.

Dimitar was also very talented, he is remembered for his goals, he was a very magnificent penalty taker.

He is the highest-scoring Goalkeeper in Europe, he scored 42 goals throughout his career. After retirement, he became a coach.

3. Johnny Vegas Fernández

The next on our list is; Johnny Vegas Fernández, he is a retired Peruvian footballer and is one of the greatest goalkeepers of all time.

His professional career started in 1997 and he performed till 2017. He made appearances for Sport Ancash, Defensor San Alejandro, and Cienciano.

Jonny also played for the Peruvian senior team. He scored a total of 45 goals in his career, in less than 500 games.

4. José Luis Chilavert

José Luis Chilavert is next on this list, he is a former Paraguayan Footballer, and one of the best goalkeepers in football history.

Luis' career lasted a total of 22 years (1982 -2004), and he left behind a legacy that will be very difficult to match even in years to come.

He made over 600 club appearances and played over 70 international games, Luis scored a total of 67 career goals.

5. Rogério Ceni

Rogério Ceni is last on this list, he is a retired Brazilian footballer, and a club manager, he is currently in charge of the Brazilian league club; São Paulo.

Rogério went down in history, as the goalkeeper with the highest goals. Throughout his career, he played for just 2 clubs; Sinop and his current club; São Paulo.

The FIFA World Cup winner also made appearances for the Brazilian national team and won 2 major international Trophies.

He was known as one of the best Free Kick and Penalty takers, and this got him over 131 goals across all competitions.

Source: SportMole

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