In Liverpool’s match against Brentford, Mohamed Salah managed to score one goal when the match ended with the score 3-3. One goal is a record in itself. Salah is listed as the fastest Liverpool player to score 100 goals in the Premier League , by passing 162 matches.
But when compared in general in the Premier League, there are some players who have a better record. Here are the five fastest footballers to score 100 Premier League goals for a single club.
1. Alan Shearer (Blackburn) – 124 games
Alan Shearer is a legendary figure in the Premier League with the status of the all-time top scorer. Shearer is the only player to have scored more than 30 goals in three Premier League seasons, which he did at Blackburn in the mid-1990s. He scored 100 goals in just 124 appearances, and that record was set in 1995 when he scored against Tottenham.
At Blackburn, he became part of history when his club won the Premier League title in the 1994/1995 season. Shearer left for Newcastle the following summer and became the club’s all-time leading goalscorer before retiring in 2006.
2. Harry Kane (Tottenham) – 141 games
Last season Harry Kane was outstanding in the midst of his team’s poor performance. He became the Premier League’s top scorer and top assist . Since his arrival, Kane has established himself as one of the best strikers in the Premier League. He became the second fastest player to score 100 goals in just 141 games.
He is also a three-time Premier League top scorer and 2018 World Cup top scorer. Despite his outstanding individual achievements, at club level he has yet to win a title. That’s what made the rumors of his departure last summer a hot topic.
3. Sergio Aguero (Manchester City) – 147 matches
Sergio Aguero is Manchester City’s all-time leading goalscorer and all-time top non-English goalscorer in the Premier League. During his decade at City, Aguero has scored 260 goals in 390 games in all competitions. His sharpness was unquestionable from the very beginning of his arrival.
He was able to score 100 goals in the Premier League in just 147 games. During his tenure, he also successfully presented 5 Premier League titles. The Argentine striker is now in Barcelona costume after his contract at City expired in the summer of 2021 yesterday.
4. Thierry Henry (Arsenal) – 160 games
Henry is an unforgettable legend at Arsenal. The Frenchman established himself as the best striker in English football and won a record 4 Golden Boots during his glorious 8 years at Arsenal. He was also twice named the PFA Player of the Year, and presented 2 Premier League trophies
At Arsenal he needed 160 games to score 100 goals in the Premier League. During his career there, Henry collected a total of 228 goals and 105 assists from 376 matches in all competitions. In 2007 he decided to leave for Barcelona, then moved to MLS before retiring in
5. Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) – 162 games
Mohamed Salah became the fastest player to score 100 Premier League goals for Liverpool in 2021, overtaking World Cup winner Roger Hunt. He only needed 162 games to score 100 goals in the Premier League. The Egyptian has been key to the game at Anfield since arriving from AS Roma in 2017.
Thereafter, he won the Premier League golden boot twice and was named the 2017-18 Player of the Season after scoring an incredible 32 goals in 36 appearances. The most remarkable achievement is of course presenting the Premier League after 30 years of fasting, as well as the Champions League.
Scoring 100 goals for one club is an achievement in itself for a footballer. The list of players above is one of the elite strikers who have appeared in the Premier League. They prove it with the number of goals scored. Some of the players above are still active, and have the opportunity to continue to set new records.