Miroslav Josef Klose (born on 9 June 1978)
The German goal scoring machine, now retired, ended his career with Serie A club, Lazio. He was a major influence in the German 2014 FIFA World Cup winning squad. He is the top all time goal scorer in the history of the FIFA World Cup, as well as for the German team, scoring 16 and 71 goals, respectively. Germany never lost a game of which Klose scored in. Finally retiring from international football on the 11th August 2014, he will be remembered as one of the most elite strikers in European football.