Germany: national football players with most goals scored of all time as of 2020

As of 23rd January 2020, Miroslav Klose is the all-time leader in goals scored for the national football team of Germany with a total of 71 goals scored, followed by Gerd Müller with 68 goals and Lukas Podolski with 49 goals.

Disappointing World Cup 2018

   After Germany won their fourth World Cup in Brazil in 2014, it came as great disappointment to most when the team was not able to get past the group stage at World Cup 2018 in Russia. After losing their opening match against Mexico, Germany’s team went on to defeat Sweden before losing their third match to South Korea, making it impossible for them to qualify for the knockout stage.

Match attendance

   The first match against Mexico was on June 17th at Luzhniki Stadium and had the highest stadium attendance for Germany’s team in 2018 with 78,011 attendees. The highest stadium attendance of all time for Germany was back in 1982 against Brazil at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro with 150,289 attendees. The German fans back home favored to watch the World Cup on TV with 68 percent of viewers and 11 percent of viewers watching on the internet.

All time top goal scorers of the national football team of Germany as of January 2020, by goals scored

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Release date

January 2020



Survey time period

23rd January 2020

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