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Last update includes No. 928 against Denmark on 5 March 2014

 

1872-1899
Year Player(s) goals scored games played Eng. goals scored Eng. games played Different
scorers (new)
 
1872 None 0 0 0 1 0
1873 William Kenyon-Slaney 2 1 4 1 3 (3)
1874 Robert Kingsford 1 1 1 1 1 (1)
1875 Charlie Alcock &
Charles Wollaston
1 1 2 1 2 (2)
1876 None 0 0 0 1 0
1877 Alf Lyttelton 1 1 1 1 1 (1)
1878 Arthur Cursham & J G Wylie 1 1 2 1 2 (2)
1879 Charlie Bambridge 2 1 7 2 5 (5) ( 1)
1880 Francis Sparks 3 2 7 2 4 (1) ( 1)
1881 Charlie Bambridge 1 1 1 2 1
1882 Howard Vaughton 6 3 17 3 7 (5)
1883 Clement Mitchell 4 2 14 3 7 (6)
1884 Harry Cursham 3 3 12 3 7 (5)
1885 Charlie Bambridge 2 3 6 3 4 (2) ( 1)
1886 Ben Spilsbury 4 2 10 3 5 (4)
1887 Tinsley Lindley 6 3 13 3 4 (1) ( 1)
1888 Fred Dewhurst 6 3 15 3 6 (4)
1889 Jack Yates 3 1 12 3 8 (6)
possibly also John Goodall and/or Billy Bassett, who scored at least one each, possibly two, even three
1890 Fred Geary 3 2 13 3 9 (7)
Geary scored at least one, possibly five
possibly also Nat Walton and Bill Townley, who scored at least one each, possibly two, even three
1891 Edgar Chadwick, John Goodall & Tinsley Lindley 2 (EC & JG) 2
(TL) 1
12 3 9 (5)
1892 John Goodall & Harry Daft 2 1 8 3 6 (1)
1893 Fred Spiksley 4   17 3 11 (7)
1894 Colin Veitch 4   9 3 6 (2) ( 1)
1895 Steve Bloomer 3   13 3 7 (3) ( 2)
1896 6   12 3 4
1897 4   11 3 5 (4)
1898 George Wheldon 3   9 3 5 (1)
1899 G.O. Smith 5   19 3 7 (3)

  

1900-14
Year Player goals scored games played Eng. goals scored Eng. games played Different
scorers (new)
 
1900 Steve Bloomer, Harry Johnson, Ted Sagar & Geoff Wilson 1   4 3 4 (3)
1901 Steve Bloomer 5   11 3  
1902 Jimmy Settle 2   3 3  
1903 Vivian Woodward 4 3 7 3  
1904 Alf Common 3   6 3  
1905 Vivian Woodward 2   5 3  
1906 Dicky Bond & Sammy Day 2   7 3  
1907 Steve Bloomer, Harold Hardman & Jimmy Stewart 1   3 3  
1908 George Hilsdon 12   39 7  
1909 Vivian Woodward 10   28 6  
1910 Andy Ducat & Harold Fleming 1   2 3  
1911 Vivian Woodward 2   6 3  
1912 Harold Fleming & George Holley 3   9 3  
1913 Harry Hampton 2   6 3  
1914 Harold Fleming, Joe Smith & Billy Wedlock 1   3 3  

  

1919-39
Year Player goals scored games played Eng. goals scored Eng. games played Different
scorers (new)
 
1919 Jack Cock 1 1 1 1 1 (1)
1920 Bob Kelly 3   8 3  
1921 Charlie Buchan, Harry Chambers & Billy Kirton 1   3 4  
1922 Harry Chambers 2   3 3  
1923 Ken Hegan 4 4 24 8  
Hegan may have scored only three goals
1924 Billy Walker 4   12 5  
1925 Frank Roberts 2   5 4  
1926 Frank Osborne 3   9 4  
1927 Billy Dean 12   26 7  
Dean possibly only scored eleven
1928 Billy Dean 5   14 5  
1929 George Camsell 11   21 6  
1930 Joe Bradford & Jimmy Hampson 3   17 5  
1931 Jack Smith 4 3 22 6  
1932 Bobby Barclay, Sammy Crooks & Jimmy Hampson 2   8 4  
1933 Cliff Bastin & Eric Brook 3   14 6  
1934 Eric Brook & Sam Tilson 4   12 5  
1935 Cliff Bastin 3   9 5  
1936 George Camsell & Ted Drake 3   15 7  
1937 Fred Steele 8   31 7  
1938 George Hall 6   27 8  
1939 Tommy Lawton 2   7 4  

 

1946-2014
Year Player goals scored games played Eng. goals scored Eng. games played Different
scorers (new)
 
1946 Tommy Lawton & Wilf Mannion 6        
1947 Tommy Lawton & Stan Mortensen 9        
1948 Stan Mortensen 5        
1949 Jack Rowley 5        
1950 Eddie Bailey & Tom Finney 4        
1951 Jackie Milburn & Nat Lofthouse 3        
1952 Nat Lofthouse 9        
1953 Nat Lofthouse 6        
1954 Roy Bentley 4        
1955 Dennis Wilshaw 6        
1956 Tommy Taylor 7        
1957 Tommy Taylor 7        
1958 Bobby Charlton 6        
1959 Bobby Charlton 6        
1960 Jimmy Greaves 9        
1961 Bobby Charlton 6        
1962 Ron Flowers & Jimmy Greaves
(Flowers 5 pens)
6        
1963 Jimmy Greaves 8        
1964 Jimmy Greaves 6        
1965 Jimmy Greaves, Joe Baker, Bobby Charlton & John Connelly 2        
1966 Roger Hunt 8        
1967 Alan Ball 3        
1968 Bobby Charlton & Martin Peters 3        
1969 Geoff Hurst 7
       
1970 Martin Peters 5        
1971 Martin Chivers 7        
1972 Colin Bell 2        
1973 Martin Chivers & Allan Clarke 6        
1974 Mick Channon 4        
1975 Malcolm Macdonald 6        
1976 Mick Channon 6        
1977 Mick Channon 4        
1978 Kevin Keegan, Bob Latchford & Phil Neal 3        
1979 Kevin Keegan 5        
1980 Paul Mariner & Tony Woodcock 4        
1981 Trevor Brooking 2        
1982 Trevor Brooking, Bryan Robson & Tony Woodcock 5   34    
1983 Bryan Robson 3   15    
1984 Bryan Robson & Tony Woodcock 5   18    
1985 Gary Lineker 5   19    
1986 Gary Lineker 9   25    
1987 Gary Lineker 9   20    
1988 Gary Lineker & Tony Adams 3   9    
1989 Bryan Robson 4   17    
1990 Gary Lineker 8   20    
1991 Gary Lineker 9   19    
1992 David Platt 5   16    
1993 David Platt 8   23    
1994 David Platt 4   10    
1995 Darren Anderton, David Platt & Steve Stone 2   11    
1996 Alan Shearer 8   24    
1997 Ian Wright 4   17    
1998 Alan Shearer 6   18    
1999 Alan Shearer 6   15    
2000 Michael Owen 3 6 11    
2001 Michael Owen 6 8 24    
2002 Michael Owen 5 12 20    
2003 Michael Owen 5 9 20 11  
2004 Frank Lampard & Wayne Rooney 6 13
10
28 14 10 (-) ( 2)
2005 Michael Owen 7 9 19 11 7 (-) ( 1)
2006 Peter Crouch 11 12 28 14 9 (-) ( 2)
2007 Michael Owen 4 12 21 12 12 (-) ( 1)
2008 Wayne Rooney 5 8 25 10 12 (-) ( 1)
2009 Wayne Rooney & Frank Lampard 6 &
6
9
10
28 11 9 (0)
2010 Jermain Defoe & Peter Crouch 4 7
6
21 12 10 (4) ( 2)
2011 Ashley Young 4 7 15 9 7 (3) ( 1)
2012 Danny Welbeck 5 11 25 13 14 (7)
2013 Wayne Rooney 5 10 27 12 11 (3) ( 2)
2014 Daniel Sturridge 1 1 1 1 1 (0)

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