In the competition proper, Argentina have qualified for the World Cup on fifteen occasions, missing just four World Cup competitions. They withdrew from the competition in 1938, 1950 and 1954, and failed to qualify for the 1970 competition.
Their goal-scoring record in the remaining competitions are:
Excluding the 2010 tournament, this is a total of 118 goals from 18 competitions. In comparison, they have conceded 71 goals.
16 Players have scored 4 or more in a premier league game. here they are;Four have scored 5 in a game.Efan Ekoku of Norwich City scored 4 goals against EvertonAndrew Cole of Manchester United scored 5 goals against IpswichRobbie Fowler of Liverpool F C scored 4 goals against BoltonRobbie Fowler of Liverpool F C Scored 4 goals against MiddlesbroughGianluca Vialli of Chelsea F C scored 4 goals against BarnsleyJurgen Klinsmann of Tottenham Hotspur scored 4 goals against WimbledonMichael Owen of Liverpool F C scored 4 goals against Nottingham ForestOle Gunnar Solskjaer of Manchester United scored 4 goals against Nottingham ForestAndrew Cole of Manchester United scored 4 goals against Newcastle UnitedAlan Shearer of Newcastle United scored 5 goals against Sheffield WednesdayOle Gunnar Solskjaer of Manchester United scored 4 goals against EvertonJimmy Floyd Hasselbaink of Chelsea F C scored 4 goals against CoventryMark Viduka of Leeds United scored 4 goals against Liverpool F CMichael Owen of Liverpool F C scored 4 goals against WBAThierry Henry of Arsenal F C scored 4 goals against Leeds UnitedYakubu Aiyegbeni of Portsmouth scored 4 goals against MiddlesbroughDimitar Berbatov of Tottenham Hotspurs scored 4 goals against ReadingFrank Lampard of Chelsea F C scored 4 goals against DerbyAndrei Arshavin of Arsenal F C scored 4 goals against Liverpool F CJermaine Defoe of Tottenham Hotspur scored 5 goals against WiganDimitar Berbatov of Manchester United scored 5 goals against Blackburn
Gabriel Omar Batistuta known as "BATIGOL" is the Argentina's all-time leading scorer. He is the most prolific Argentine striker. He has scored 56 goals from 78 games. Crespo stands second with 35 goals and Maradona with 34 goals. Everyone believes that Messi is the one who will break the records one day. He is just 23 and scored 16 from 54 games. Batistuta missed many games from 1994 to 1998 due to some problems with Daniel Passarella who was the Coach of Argentina football team during that period.
Since the first match in 1914 till the last match on 28th Sept. 2011, the two football teams met each other 98 times, Brazil won 39, Argentina 35, Draw 24. Brazil scored 152 goals, Argentina 150 goals. , announced in 2010 that Brazil always proofed that they are the strongest and the best in football world ,and Argentina comes behind Brazil. And here is a comparison between both teams which clearly show the Brazilian supremacy Brazil 5 world cups, Argentina only 2. Brazil dominates all countries in the world with no exceptions (86 countries),but Argentina (70 countries) is dominated by Italy, Germany, England, Denmark, China, Cameroon, and other two countries. Pele is the best player ever by FIFA.
GF and GA are team stats meaning "Goals For" and "Goals Against" GF is the total amount goals scored GA is the total amount of goals against.
They are Brazil, Germany, Argentina and Italy.
Messi has scored 151 goals with Bercelona and Argentina.
Ronaldo With 15th Goals .
If you are asking of the number of goals scored in the 20`10 world cup, by Lionel Messi for Argentina ? Then the answer is 0.
11 Senior goals.
Gonzalo Higuain (Argentina)
It is Higuai and followed by Messi.
The top goal scorers at the world cup for Argentina are hernen Crespo and Gabriel Batistuta.
Brazil have scored the most Goals in the world cup history.
Wayne Rooney scored 165 goals for Manchester United and 16 goals in the world cup history.
To date (12th May 2012), Messi has scored 22 goals for Argentina, in 68 appearances. He has also previously scored 11 goals for the Argentina Under-20s team, and 2 goals for the Under-23s team.