EURO 2020

10 Greatest Strikers in Euro Championship History

Mudeet Arora
Cristiano Ronaldo and Wayne Rooney make it to the top 10 greatest strikers in Euro history
Cristiano Ronaldo and Wayne Rooney make it to the top 10 greatest strikers in Euro history / ADRIAN DENNIS/Getty Images
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The EURO 2020 championship is just around the corner and ahead of the much awaited tournament, it is imperative to look back at some incredible strikers who have left a major mark on the competition throughout it's history.

Premier League greats Alan Shearer and Micah Richards had a detailed discussion and have ranked the 10 best strikers at the Euros during an episode of the Match of the Day: Top 10 podcast.

Here are their rankings for the top 10 with them individually handing out their ratings for the players:

10. Alan Shearer (England): Shearer: 10th & Richards: 8th

9. Zlatan Ibrahimovic (Sweden): Shearer: 8th & Richards: 10th

8. Ruud van Nistelrooy (Netherlands): Shearer: 9th & Richards: 9th

7. Antoine Griezmann (France): Shearer: 7th & Richards: 7th

6. Wayne Rooney (England): Shearer: 6th & Richards: 6th

5. Jurgen Klinsmann (Germany): Shearer: 5th & Richards: 5th

4. Gerd Muller (West Germany): Shearer: 4th & Richards: 4th

3. Thierry Henry (France): Shearer: 3rd & Richards: 3rd

2. Marco van Basten (Netherlands): Shearer: 2nd & Richards: 2nd

1. Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal): Shearer: 1st & Richards: 1st

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