The 22nd World Cup football tournament, which is eagerly awaited by football fans all over the world, is going to start soon in Qatar. Young players are eager to prove themselves for this tournament. Similarly, there are senior players who try to win the cup by any means as this tournament is their ultimate World Cup.
In this last World Cup, there are experienced players like Luka Modric, Ronaldo, Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi, etc. who want to win the cup along with the golden boot. Let’s take a look at those who won the golden boot with their spectacular performances in the last five World Cups.
2002 WORLD CUP:RONALDO
In this World Cup of 2002, Brazil’s star player Ronaldo won the Golden Boot with his amazing game. He scored 8 goals in this tournament. Along with the golden boot, they gave their country the World Cup for the 5th time. This is the last World Cup for Brazil and since then they have not won the World Cup.
2006 WORLD CUP: KLOSE
Klose was the leading scorer from Germany in the 2006 tournament. Scored five goals and was selected for the Golden Boot. But the team could not win the World Cup.
FIFA World Cup 2010 – Thomas Muller
Thomas Muller won the Golden Boot for his good performance in the 2010 FIFA World Cup tournament.
FIFA World Cup 2014 – James Rodriguez
James Rodriguez Colombia’s attacking player James won the Golden Boot in FIFA World Cup 2014 with his brilliant performance.
FIFA World Cup 2018 – Harry Kane
In the last edition of 2018, Harry Kane won the golden boot. , he faced stiff competition from his rivals and was eventually selected for the Golden Boot. In the 2018 World Cup, France became the world champion for the second time. Fans are eagerly waiting to see who will win the 2022 Golden Boot among the most talented players.