English Premier league is one of the best and difficult league in the world. The EPL standard is quite a difficult to put your mark in the league. The striker is always in the demand to give their team goals, some fails and some flourish. Today we going to look at players who reach 100 premier league goals in fewer matches.
Fastest To Reach 100 Premier League Goals
Harry Kane – 167 matches
The Tottenham Hotspur talisman is one of the most consistent forward in the premier league. Ever since he has started scoring consistently for the Spurs, they have finished in the top teams in the league.
It took just 167 matches for England international to score his 100 league goals. That is the huge achievement if you going to look at the list that follows him. Spurs are lucky to have the striker like Kane, he has signed a long term contract which ensures Spurs goals upfront.
Theirry Henry – 179 Matches
The French legend made Arsenal invincible, Arsenal yet to find a perfect replacement like Theirry Henry. The Striker was one of the cleanest strikers in the premier league in the peak of his career.
It took him 179 matches to score 100 goals, which was a record until Harry Kane broke. Arsenal was the destructible force when Henry was scoring goals for the fun. It looks difficult to see Arsenal regaining their golden era without a player like Theirry Henry.
Alan Shearer – 233 Matches
Alan Shearer is one of the best forward Premier league has seen. The record goal scorer which is yet to be broken took a lot of time to reach his peak. He took 233 matches to reach his 100 premier league goals tally.
Shearer did not have best of times at Southampton before he moved to famous Blackburn Rovers team where he just destroyed Premier league defenses.
His most goals in the premier league may not last long if Harry Kane continues to score like he is doing.
Wayne Rooney – 286 Matches
Wayne Rooney started his premier league journey as a teenager at Everton. His talent earns him an opportunity to play for Manchester United.
It took Rooney 286 matches to reach 100 premier league goals, which understandable considering different position he played over the years. He was one of the greatest servants of Manchester United. He now has moved to Everton and his goal scoring prolificacy does not look like stopping.