The French ligue one has produced lots of brilliant young players who went on to create history in various football leagues. The league has also become a destination where talented players are extracted from by others that will go on to have a fantabulous career.
The league all-time goal-scoring list is occupied by some of world biggest player who has extended their career by playing in the competition.
Here are the top ten leading goal scorers in French ligue one history
- Jean Pierre Papin 156 goals in 270 appearances
- Pauleta 141 goals in 266 appearances
- Edinson Cavani 138 goals in 200 appearances
- Sonny Anderson. 138 goals in 221 appearances
- Lilian Laslandes 126 goals in 401 appearances
- Bafetimbi Gomis. 122 goals in 340 appearances
- Zlatan Ibrahimovic. 113 goals in 122 aappearances
- Andre Pierre Gignac. 103 goals in 292 appearances
- Alexander Lacazette. 100 goals in 203 appearance
- Jimmy Briand. 100 goals in 458 appearance