List of goal-scoring goalkeepers


    List of goal-scoring goalkeepers

  • 1 Rogerio Ceni (Brazil)

    The Brazilian legend has 131 goals, more than any other goalkeeper in the history of football all while playing for Sao Paolo.

  • 2 José Luis Chilavert (Paraguay)

    Chilavert was a free-kick and penalty specialist. In 1983, he scored his first 67 professional goals while playing for Sportivo Luqueno. Six years later, he scored the winning and first international goal in a 2-1 win over Colombia in the CONMEBOL 1990 World Cup qualifications. 

  • 3 Rene Higuita (Colombia)

    The 'Crazy' who was known for his famous scorpion kick and fatal World Cup mistake against Cameroon has scored 44 career goals in 25 years of football.

  • 4 Jorge Campos (Mexico)

    Known for his colored shirts, Campos has scored 46 goals in 16 years of football, one of which came from an outstanding bicycle kick while playing for Cruz Azul.

  • 5 Dimitar Ivankov (Bulgaria)

    The Bulgarian has scored 31 league goals and 42 in total, mostly while playing for Levski Sofia in the Bulgarian league.

  • 6 Hans-Jorg Butt (Germany)

    The German who scored 32 goals wearing the shirts of Bayer Leverkusen, Hamburg and FC Bayern is the only keeper to score 3 goals in the Champions league. Butt is known for his funny incident against Schalke when he over-celebrated a goal only to concede another from a kick-off a few seconds later.

  • 7 Johnny Vegas Fernandez (Peru)

    The Peruvian scored his debut goal for Sport Boys Association at the age of 21 (1997). He went on to add 38 more goals in his career that is still active till today.

  • 8 Essam El-Hadary (Egypt)

    The veteran goalkeeper and the 4-time African champion scored his only goal in 2002 against Kaizer Chiefs when his 88-yard indirect free-kick hit the bar then the opponent's goalkeeper before entering the goal.

  • 9 Jens Lehmann (Germany)

    Mad Jens who;s widely known for being part of Arsenal's 03-04 invincible team scored twice in his 10-year career with Schalke 04, including a memorable stoppage-time header in the Ruhr derby against his soon-to-be next team, Borussia Dortmund.

  • 10 Martin Hansen (Netherlands)

    At the age of 25, Hansen scored his one and only outfield goal from an impressive back-heel goal to tie the game for ADO Den Haag against PSV Eindhoven.

  • 11 Masuluke Oscarine (South Africa)

    Only 23 y/o at the time, Oscarine scored a wonderful overhead kick from almost 18 yards away against Orlando Pirates in the South African league.

  • 12 Alvaro Misael Alfaro

    The retired goalkeeper scored his debut goal for L.A. Firpo with which he scored 15 of his 31 career goals, mostly from penalties and far-post free kicks using his very strong right foot. 

  • 13 Vincent Enyeama (Nigeria)

    Nigeria's most-capped player glowed as a goal-scoring goalie during his spell with the two-time African champions, Enyimba. With them he scored 10 of his first 11 goals before adding 9 more goals during his 4-year spell with Hapoel Tel Aviv (Total of 20 goals).

  • 14 Ernie Scattergood (England)

    The English goalkeeper who was born in 1887 was one of the early goalkeepers to hit the scoring list with 8 goals scored between 1907 and 1925 while playing for Derby County and Bradford Park Avenue.

  • 15 Sebastian Saja (Argentina)

    The 37 y/o who's currently playing for Real Zaragoza has scored 25 goals mostly from penalties. 

  • 16 Ante Vulic (Yugoslavia/Croatia)

    The first goalkeeper to ever save a penalty to Ferenc Puskas scored 15 goals for Hajduk Split with which he won 2 Yugoslavian league titles.

  • 17 Cristian Lucchetti (Argentina)

    The Argentine has scored 25 goals, 21 of which he was wearing the shirt of Club Atlético Banfield, which he represented for 12 long years. 

  • 18 Julian Viafara (Colombia)

    The ex-forward joined the list of goal-scoring goalies scoring a penalty for America de Cali. Viafara went on to add 10 more goals reaching a total of 11 goals in 19 career years.

  • 19 Alexis Viera (Uruguay)

    Viera is the second goalkeeper from America de Cali to make this list. He scored eight times through two short spells between 2009 and 2015. 

  • 20 Mohamed Al-Deayea (Saudi Arabia)

    The fourth most-capped football player scored 3 penalties while playing for Al-Hilal between 1999 and 2010.

  • 21 Paul Robinson (England)

    The English international who was known for his accurate long passes scored twice in his career and all from open play. First, when he tied the score with a header for Leeds United against Swindon in the 2003 League Cup, and second, when his +90 yards direct free-kick hit Watford's net in 2007.

  • 22 Peter Schmeichel (Denmark)

    The legendary Man United keeper scored his tenth, and last, career goal with Aston Villa in 2001 to become the first keeper to score a goal in the English Premier League. 

  • 23 Brad Friedel (USA)

    While playing for Blackburn Rovers, the record holder for the most consecutive Premier League appearances scored his only goal from a follow-up against Charlton Athletic in 2004.

  • 24 Asmir Begovic (Bosnia and Herzegovina)

    In 2013, while playing for Stoke City, Begovic scored the fastest goal ever scored by a goalie when his very-long kick tricked Southampton's keeper, Artur Boruc, after only 13 seconds from the start of the game.

  • 25 Tim Howard (USA)

    Similar to Begovic's goal, Howard's long kick tricked Bolton Wanderers' keeper, Adam Bogdan in 2012, and scored his first, and only, career goal.