Rui Costa, Portugal - 49 years

Rui Costa, Portugal has never been the best goal scorer in a league, but he has been part of the top scoring list in European Championship 2004.

His full name is Rui Manuel César Costa and his most common position on the football field was attacking midfielder. He was born in Amadora, Portugal and today he is 49 years old (birth date 29 March 1972). In total he did 94 matches wearing his national team sweater and scored 26 goals in these games. In 2008 Rui Costa decided to stop with professional football.

League, Team Season Age Position Goals Winner/leader
 
European Championship
2004 32 9 2 Milan Baros

Information about Rui Costa

Complete name
Rui Manuel César Costa
Player position
Attacking midfielder
Date of birth
29 March 1972
Place of birth
Amadora, Portugal
Retired
2008
Height
180 cm
National team caps
94
National team goals
26
Source: Wikipedia

Note that this is top scorer data we have in our database. Rui Costa might be part of top scorer lists in other leagues we don't have here, or seasons we don't have in our database yet.