Leonidas from Brazil won the Golden Boot in 1938 with 8 goals. What was his nickname?
The first world cup did not have a golden boot.
Ronaldo for Brazil
The golden boot winner in 2006 world cup was Miraslov Klose of Germany.
The German striker Miraslov Klose won the golden boot in the 2006 world cup.
Gary Lineker was the golden boot award winner in the 1986 World Cup.
The golden boot award is refered to the top scorer in each world cup.
Salvatore Schillaci (Italy) was the Golden Boot winner for the 1990 FIFA World Cup.
There was no World Cup in 1996. However, there were the '96 Euros, in which Alan Shearer won the golden boot.
The golden boot is awarded to the player who scores the most goals at a world cup.