Lukaku joins 100-cap internationals club

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With Romelu Lukaku and Ahmed Musa recently earning a century of appearances for Belgium and Nigeria, respectively, here are 10 top active footballers who have accrued 100 caps or more for their country.

Although quite a few players have made more than 100 caps for their national teams, this article concentrates on those stars who are still active and in contention for call-ups. 

Scroll through the gallery above to see 10 top stars who have 100 international caps or more

Chelsea striker Lukaku celebrated a century of appearances for his country in Belgium's 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier against the Czech Republic on Sunday, and marked the occasion with his 67th goal for his country. 

The 28-year-old made his international debut against Croatia in 2010 when he was just 16 years old, and his 67 strikes have catapulted him to the top of the Red Devils' all-time goalscoring chart. 

Nigeria attacker Musa also won his 100th cap this week, in a World Cup qualifying clash against Cape Verde on Tuesday. The pacey forward has thus become the third Super Eagle to achieve this feat, after retired goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama and ex-defender Joseph Yobo. 

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Prominent footballers such as Lionel Messi, Sergio Ramos and Cristiano Ronaldo have also reached this milestone, with the Portugal talisman also recently becoming the world record holder for the all-time top goalscorer in men's international football – scroll through the gallery above to see more top stars who have 100 caps or more for their country!

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