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More records for Cavani!

With his goal in the 3-2 win against Metz on Wednesday, Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani registered his 83rd league goal for the club.

The Uruguay international has now equalled Dominique Rocheteau in the all-time list of scorers for the club in the top flight. The next step for the Paris number 9: Mustapha Dahleb on 85 goals.

Paris Saint-Germain's all-time Ligue 1 goalscorers

1. Zlatan Ibrahimovic : 113 goals
2. Mustapha Dahleb : 85 goals
3. Edinson Cavani, Dominique Rocheteau : 83 goals
5. Pedro Miguel Pauleta : 76 goals
6. Safet Susic : 66 goals
7. Carlos Bianchi : 64 goals
8. François M'Pelé : 60 goals
9. Rai : 51 goals
10. Guillaume Hoarau : 38 goals

With his 30th league goal of the season, El Matador has equalled Zlatan Ibrahimovic's tally of the 2012-13 campaign. Only the Swede (38 goals in 2015-16) and Carlos Bianchi (37 goals in 1977-78) have ever done better for the Club. During his career, Cavani had never reached such a mark.

Paris Saint-Germain's leading scorers in a single league season

1. Zlatan Ibrahimovic (2015-2016) : 38 goals
2. Carlos Bianchi (1977-1978) : 37 goals
3. Edinson Cavani (2016-2017), Zlatan Ibrahimovic (2012-2013) : 30 goals
5. Carlos Bianchi (1978-1979) : 27 goals
6. Zlatan Ibrahimovic (2013-2014) : 26 goals
7. Mustapha Dahleb (1976-1977) : 22 goals
8. Christian André (1972-1973), François M'Pelé (1974-1975), Nene (2011-2012), Pedro Miguel Pauleta (2005-2006) : 21 goals

Cavani has also equalled Ibrahimovic's record from 2012-13 with his 17th away goal. Only Marseille's Josip Skoblar has ever done better in Ligue 1 with 18 goals in the 1970-71 season.

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