Statistics

Premier League goalscorers by nation

2 Jan 2018
Gael Bigirimana, Newcastle

Which countries have scored the most PL goals? Which the least? We list the nations

After Ragnar Klavan made Estonia the 97th nation to have a player score in the Premier League, we look at how all the countries fare in the rankings.

Not surprisingly, England top the pile with 10,826 Premier League goals from 800 different players.

France occupy second spot, with 116 Frenchmen combining to score 1,477 goals.

Republic of Ireland (945), Scotland (942) and Netherlands (904) complete the top five of goalscoring nations.

Estonia became the fifth nation with only one goal scored.

They join Burundi, for whom Gael Bigirimana (pictured above) scored, Gambia, Sierra Leone and St Kitts & Nevis.  

PL goals by nation
NationGoalsNationGoals
England10,826Egypt60
France1,477Peru55
Republic of Ireland945Mexico54
Scotland942Bosnia & Herzegovina52
Netherlands904Greece52
Wales898Slovakia47
Spain673Ecuador45
Norway510Switzerland44
Belgium476Latvia43
Nigeria471Romania43
Argentina420Grenada37
Italy414Montserrat36
Brazil366Benin35
Ivory Coast321Japan31
Senegal314Paraguay31
Jamaica270Guyana28
Germany268Ukraine24
Australia264Hungary21
N Ireland237Venezuela21
Denmark236New Zealand20
Sweden221Congo18
Portugal211Georgia17
Trinidad & Tobago178Bermuda13
Iceland171Barbados12
Uruguay168Guinea12
Croatia163Tunisia12
USA156Montenegro10
Serbia150Gibraltar9
Bulgaria135Belarus8
Colombia123Kenya8
Czech Rep122Curaçao7
Finland107Iran7
Russia104Liberia7
Ghana100Honduras6
S Africa98Armenia5
Togo97Gabon5
Cameroon95China 4
Austria89Macedonia4
Morocco79Antigua and Barbuda3
Chile78Slovenia3
Congo DR77Angola2
Turkey75Burkina Faso2
Israel72Poland2
S Korea 72Burundi1
Algeria66Estonia1
Mali66Gambia1
Canada64Sierra Leone1
Costa Rica63St Kitts and Nevis1
Zimbabwe61  

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