14 November, Kathmandu. England has completed 100 goals in FIFA World Cup football. Marcus Rashford scored a goal in the match against Wales on Tuesday night under FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar.Rashford scored the first and third goals in Group B’s 3-0 win over Wales. Another goal was scored by Phil Foden.
Rashford’s second goal is England’s 100th goal in the World Cup. Foden, who scored his debut goal in the World Cup, also became the 52nd player to score in the World Cup for England.
England became the seventh team to complete 100 goals in the World Cup. Earlier, Spain also completed 100 goals in the ongoing World Cup in Qatar. Brazil has scored the most goals in the World Cup with 231 goals.
Similarly, Germany has also completed 200 goals, while Argentina, Italy and France have crossed the milestone of 100 goals.Gareth Southgate’s England team scored 412 goals when they reached the semi-finals of the World Cup in Russia four years ago. In 1966, Inoueland scored 11 goals when they won the World Cup.
In the World Cup in Russia, captain Harry Benn scored 6 goals and won the Golden Boot. Gary Lineker is the top scorer for England in the World Cup. He has scored four more goals than current captain Kane. Kane has not scored a goal in three matches in this World Cup.
Lineker and Kane are the only England players to have won the Golden Boot at the World Cup. Lineker won the Golden Boot by scoring 6 goals in the 1986 World Cup in Comexico. Kane equaled Lineker in Russia and won the award.
Similarly, England’s Sir Geoff Hurts scored a hat-trick in the 1966 World Cup final. He is the only player to score a hat-trick in the World Cup final.He has scored a total of 5 goals in the World Cup and is the third highest goalscorer in England. Bobby Charlton and Michael Owen scored four goals each.Stan Mortensen is the player who scored the first goal for England in the World Cup. He scored against Chile in 1950.