Meaning of “goalscorer” in the English Dictionary

"goalscorer" in British English

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goalscorernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈɡəʊlˌskɔː.rər/ us /ˈɡoʊlˌskɔːr.ɚ/ mainly UK

a person who scores goals for their team in games such as football:

Messi became Barcelona's leading/top goalscorer that season.
noun [ U ] uk /ˈɡəʊlˌskɔː.rɪŋ/ us /ˈɡoʊlˌskɔːr.ɪŋ/

a fine goalscoring record

(Definition of “goalscorer” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)