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Who is leading the scoring charts for the World Cup Golden Shoe?

 Join Goal.com for a look at the top scorers in the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.

Here we see which World Cup goalscorers are setting the tournament alight, with players given in order of how many they've netted.

Also provided is a look at how many minutes they've spent on the pitch and thus their efficiency rate.

Players are sorted first by goals scored, then minutes per goal (MPG), then finally surname.

This page will be updated after each matchday, so please check back often for the latest rankings.

Last update: Saturday 25 June 2010, 23:50SAST

Rank Name Country Club Goals (Pens) Minutes MPG
1 Gonzalo Higuain
ARG Real Madrid
3 (0) 161' 54
2 Robert Vittek
SVK
Ankaragucu
3 (0) 263' 88
3 David Villa
ESP
Barcelona
3 (0) 270' 90
4 Luis Suarez
URU Ajax
3 (0) 333' 111
5 Asamoah Gyan
GHA
Rennes
3 (2) 381' 127
6 Landon Donovan
USA
Los Angeles Galaxy
3 (1) 390' 130
7 Elano
BRA
Galatasaray
2 (0) 140' 70
8 Brett Holman
AUS
AZ
2 (0) 147' 74
9 Kalu Uche
NGA
Almeria 2 (0) 185' 93'
10 Tiago
POR
Atletico Madrid
2 (0) 208' 104
11 Luis Fabiano
BRA
Sevilla
2 (0) 245' 123
12= Samuel Eto'o
CMR
Internazionale
2 (1) 270' 135
12= Keisuke Honda
JPN
CSKA Moscow
2 (0) 270' 135
13 Chung-Yong Lee
ROK Bolton 1 (0) 359' 180
14= Diego Forlan
URU
Atletico Madrid
2 (1) 360' 180
14= Jung-Soo Lee
ROK
Kashima Antlers
2 (0) 360' 180
15 Kamil Kopunek
SVK
Spartak Trnava
1 (0) 3' 3
16 Martin Palermo
ARG Boca Juniors
1 (0) 10' 10
17 Klaas-Jan Huntelaar
NED
AC Milan
1 (0) 33' 33
18 Fabio Quagliarella
ITA
Napoli
1 (0) 45' 45
19 Mark Gonzalez
CHI
CSKA Moscow
1 (0) 47' 47
20 Cuauhtemoc Blanco
MEX
Veracruz
1 (1) 49' 49
21 Shinji Okazaki
JPN
Shimizu S-Pulse
1 (0) 50' 50
22 Javier Hernandez
MEX
Chivas Guadalajara
1 (0) 52' 52
23 Hugo Almeida
POR
Werder Bremen
1 (0) 77' 77
24 Romaric
CIV
Sevilla
1 (0) 98' 98
25 Jermain Defoe
ENG
Tottenham
1 (0) 102' 102
26 Liedson
POR
Sporting CP
1 (0) 103' 103
27 Miroslav Klose
GER
Bayern Munich
1 (0) 105' 105
28 Marko Pantelic SRB Ajax 1 (0) 113' 113
29 Dimitris Salpigidis GRC PAOK 1 (0) 121' 121
30 Cacau GER
Stuttgart
1 (0) 132' 132
31 Simao
POR
Atletico Madrid
1 (0) 145' 145
32 Tim Cahill
AUS
Everton
1 (0) 146' 146
33 Florent Malouda FRA Chelsea 1 (0) 149' 149
34 Antonio Di Natale
ITA
Udinese
1 (0) 152' 152
35 Salomon Kalou
CIV
Chelsea
1 (0) 160' 160
36 Andres Iniesta
ESP
Barcelona
3 (0) 166' 166
37 Zlatan Ljubijankic SVN
Gent
1 (0) 173' 173
38 Jon Dahl Tomasson
DEN Feyenoord 1 (0) 176' 176
39= Antolin Alcaraz
PAR
Wigan
1 (0) 180' 180
39= Jean Beausejour
CHI
Club America
1 (0) 180' 180
39= Gabriel Heinze
ARG
Marseille
1 (0) 180' 180
39= Rafael Marquez
MEX
Barcelona
1 (0) 180' 180
40 Didier Drogba
CIV
Chelsea
1 (0) 204' 204
41 Gelson Fernandes
SUI
St. Etienne
1 (0) 212' 212
42 Robin Van Persie
NED Arsenal 1 (0) 224' 224
43 Thomas Mueller
GER
Bayern Munich
1 (0) 228' 228
44 Mesut Oezil GER
Werder Bremen
1 (0) 234' 234
45 Raul Meireles
POR
Porto
1 (0) 239' 239
46 Nicklas Bendtner
DEN Arsenal 1 (0) 242' 242
47 Milan Jovanovic SRB Liverpool 1 (0) 245' 245
48 Dirk Kuyt
NED
Liverpool
1 (0) 246' 246
49 Yakubu Aiyegbeni NGA
Everton 1 (1) 250' 250
50 Valter Birsa SVN
Auxerre
1 (0) 251' 251
51
Lukas Podolski
GER
Koeln
1 (0) 261' 261
52 Wesley Sneijder
NED Inter 1 (0) 263' 263
53 Enrique Vera
PAR
Atlas
1 (0) 268' 268
54= Daniele De Rossi
ITA
Roma
1 (0) 270' 270
54= Martin Demichelis
ARG Bayern Munich
1 (0) 270' 270
54= Yasuhito Endo
JPN
Gamba Osaka
1 (0) 270' 270
54= Vincenzo Iaquinta
ITA
Juventus
1 (1) 270' 270
54= Steven Gerrard
ENG
Liverpool
1 (0) 270' 270
54= Yun-Nam Ji
PRK
April 25
1 (0) 270' 270
54= Bongani Khumalo
RSA
Supersport United
1 (0) 270' 270
54= Robert Koren
SVN
None
1 (0) 270' 270
54= Maicon
BRA
Inter
1 (0) 270' 270
54= Katlego Mphela
RSA
Mamelodi Sundowns
1 (0) 270' 270
54= Winston Reid
NZL
Midtjylland 1 (0) 270' 270
54= Cristian Riveros
PAR
Sunderland
1 (0) 270' 270
54= Dennis Rommedahl
DEN Ajax 1 (0) 270' 270
54= Cristiano Ronaldo
POR
Real Madrid
1 (0) 270' 270
54= Shane Smeltz
NZL
Gold Coast United
1 (0) 270' 270
54= Vasilis Torosidis
GRC
Olympiakos
1 (0) 270' 270
54= Yaya Toure
CIV
Barcelona
1 (0) 270' 270
54= Siphiwe Tshabalala
RSA
Kaizer Chiefs
1 (0) 270' 270
55 Alvaro Pereira
URU Porto
1 (0) 331' 331
56 Kevin Prince Boateng
GHA
Portsmouth
1 (0) 344' 344
57 Chu-Young Park
ROK
Monaco
1 (0) 347' 347'
58 Ji-Sung Park
ROK
Manchester United
1 (0) 360' 360
59= Michael Bradley
USA
Moenchengladbach
1 (0) 390' 390
59= Clint Dempsey
USA
Fulham
1 (0) 390' 390

Own Goals:
Daniel Agger of DEN
Chu-Young Park of ROK

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