Football managers normally sign defenders for one main reason, that is to stop the opposition strikers from scoring, but if you have a defender that can do that and also contribute offensively to the team, wouldn't you be happy? Yes of course. Players like Ronald Koeman, Daniel Passarella, Fernando Hierro, Steve Bruce, Laurent blanc, Graham Alexander, Paul Breitner, Franz Beckenbauer, and Roberto Carlos, who scored over 100 goals from Defensive positions, have proved that defenders have a lot more to offer than
Hello guys, on today's article we are going to talk about top 10 highest goal scoring defenders.
Well in the world of football, no matter how you play, do skills, perform dribbles and so on, without goals, the game is incomplete and one would also say unexciting.
Here are the highest goals scoring defenders of all time for both club and country. Only Sergio Ramos who plays for Spain and Real Madrid is still playing, what a legend he is. See all the others and their scoring statistics. 10. Franz Beckenbauer (109 goals) German Captain and also played for Bayern Munich. 9. Roberto Carlos (113 goals) Brazillian Skipper and also Played for Real Madrid Remembered for his lethal left foot. 8. Paul Breitner (113 goals) Played for Germany and also Bayern Munich 7. Steve Bruce
Both Bayern Munich and Inter Milan have dominated European football at different times. While Bayern are the most successful club in Germany, Inter Milan are third most successful club in Italy. In 2010 they both played in the Uefa Champions League final, with Inter defeating Bayern 2-0. Numerous outstanding players have passed through both clubs over the years and after much thoughts and screening I believe these are their best ever teams. Bayern Munich. 1. Sepp Maeir. As a boy I played cards and my image of
In the club of the Defenders with more than 100 goals Sergio Ramos has a place of honor. With the goal against Athletic Bilbao, the Spanish defender reached the 120 goals in his wonderful career. But he is not the best. And not even in the podium. Check the ranking to see his position and who is the number one. 10. Paul Breitner – 113 goals Some seasons with Real Madrid, but he is well known for the career with Bayern Munchen. For him 113 goals 9. Steve Bruce – 113 goals For the former player of Manchester
Sergio Ramos, Roberto Carlos and Paul Breitner are the only Real Madrid players who have made the list of top ten highest-scoring defenders of all time. The Brazilian left-back netted 69 goals in 527 appearances for the Whites between 1996 and 2007. He also scored for Atletico Mineiro, Palmeiras, Inter Milan, Fenerbahce, Corinthians, Anzhi Makhachkala and Brazil during his 20-year career. Carlos is joint-seventh most prolific defender ever with another ex-Madridista Paul Breitner, who netted four goals duri
Winning the European Cup, or the Champions League as it is somewhat inappropriately called today, has never been easy. Take the example of Aston Villa in the 1981-82 season. Riding high on their title win achieved under Ron Saunders, the club cleared a number of imposing obstacles along their way to the ultimate European glory. A shock resignation and two unknown English heroes who would write their names in the Villa Park hall of fame. Villa's story that season was rarely dull names in the Villa Park hall