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2014 World Cup

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JULY 13 | RIO DE JANEIRO
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Miroslav Klose ties Ronaldo for all-time World Cup scoring record

By Mike Singer | CBSSports.com

Germany's Mirsolav Klose scored his 15th career World Cup goal on Saturday against Ghana, tying him with Ronaldo for the all-time scoring record.

Trailing 2-1 in the 69th minute, Joachim Low subbed Klose in and within moments, he made history. Germany earned a corner, Toni Kroos curled it in and Benedikt Howedes flicked it for what looked like the Germans' second goal. Klose lunged towards the goal mouth and tapped it in to remove any doubt, as he broke a tie with Germany's Gerd Mueller and scored his 15th World Cup goal.

Aside from tying the hallowed mark, he also joined another exclusive club (Clint Dempsey's scored in three, FYI).

Germany tied Ghana 2-2, and will enter its third and final game against the US without having advanced just yet. A draw wasn't awful from a US perspective, since a win tomorrow against Portugal advances Jurgen Klinsmann's team to the knockout stages.

Here are all 14 goals Klose had scored in three prior World Cups:

 
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