CURRENT CLUB: Lazio (Italy)
Miroslav Klose has scored the second most goals in World Cup history with 14. He won the Golden Boot in the 2006 tournament after scoring five goals.
GERMAN NATIONAL TEAM
Klose has a chance to top Gerd Muller's 68 goals for Germany by just scoring one more in the leadup to the World Cup or at the tournament.
Klose has not been as consistent on the club level, playing for Homburg, Kaiserslauten, Werder Bremen, Bayern Munich, and Lazio. He has scored 34 goals over the last three seasons in Serie A.